Deborah Mitchell

Vice President Seniors Care, Organizational Strategy and Partnerships


Deborah Mitchell was appointed Vice President, Seniors Care, Organizational Strategy & Partnerships on June 2018. Her previous role had been Corporate Director, Strategic Initiatives & Special Projects, Office of the CEO. Deborah joined Providence Health Care in 2012 as Director of Executive Services. 

Her new position as Vice President reflects the growing need for advancing and supporting PHC’s elder care vision, especially for redeveloping its residential care homes, advancing projects in the areas of strategic partnerships for seniors care, and being accountable for the strategic planning function at PHC. Deborah has over 25 years of progressive leadership experience with a variety of health care organizations in the public and private sectors.  She holds an Executive MBA from the Beedie School of Business and a BSc in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University. 

“I’m inspired by PHC’s history of compassion, which is embedded in the culture, and am proud to be part of an organization that continually strives to advance care through innovation and research.”