Deborah Mitchell

Chief Strategy Officer


Deborah Mitchell was appointed Chief Strategy Officer in August 2020. Her previous roles were Vice President, Seniors Care, Organizational Strategy & Partnerships and Corporate Director, Strategic Initiatives & Special Projects, Office of the CEO. Deborah joined Providence Health Care in 2012 as Director of Executive Services. 

In her new position as Chief Strategy Officer, Deborah will lead the development of PHC’s Office of Strategy and Results and will continue to provide executive leadership to key strategic initiatives within the Seniors Care portfolio. 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.”