Ms. Janet M. Beed
Janet M. Beed is 1 of 2 members representing Ontario on CIHI’s Board of Directors. Ms. Beed was the president and CEO of Markham Stouffville Hospital, a community hospital serving more than 340,000 people in York Region. Prior to this, Ms. Beed held a number of leadership roles within the health care system, including vice president and chief operating officer of University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital; vice president of Organizational Development and Patient Care Programs at Princess Margaret Hospital/Ontario Cancer Institute; and several senior positions at the Hospital for Sick Children.
To complement her diverse experience within the health care system, Ms. Beed joined Deloitte Consulting in 1996 to assist with the establishment of its Change Leadership Service Line. During her tenure, she was invited to become a partner in the Global Consulting Group and worked in the energy and consumer business sectors.
A graduate of Dalhousie University and the University of Toronto, Ms. Beed holds a master of nursing degree.
Ms. Beed volunteers her time and expertise on a number of boards and committees, including those of York Region’s Innovation Centre ventureLAB, Character Community Foundation of York Region, and Health for All Family Health Team.
Ms. Beed has co-led a number of initiatives for Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and is committed to the sustainability of the health care system and its exciting future.