Dianne Doyle has held the role of President and CEO of Providence Health Care since 2006. Dianne began her health care career as a staff nurse and in her multiple roles of clinician, educator and administrator she has always maintained her focus on patient-centered care, quality and safety. With more than 25 years of senior executive experience in health care, Dianne is respected for her commitment to creating a values-driven organizational culture that is people-focused and fosters excellence in care, research and teaching. Dianne is inspired by how the Mission, Vision and Values are lived at all levels at Providence Health Care, and how this has resulted in innovative approaches to improve patient and resident outcomes. Under her leadership, Providence has been recognized with numerous provincial and national awards, including “Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures” and “Top Employer for New Canadians.”
Dianne is recognized as a champion of faith-based health care provincially and nationally, providing leadership on multiple boards including the Catholic Health Alliance of Canada. She is a fellow of the Canadian College of Health Leaders; a sought-after mentor, a frequent presenter at quality and leadership forums and a member of many provincial and national boards.
Dianne is also active in her community, supporting many non-profit groups with her time and expertise. In 2005 she climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro in support of the Alzheimer Society of BC. In 2007 and 2008, the Women’s Executive Network named Dianne as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women in the Public Sector.