Director, Analytics & Strategic Initiatives
Ben joined the Council in 2014, starting as a Quality Leader supporting clinical improvement initiatives before becoming Director of the Council’s Patient & Public Engagement team, which supports the Patient Voices Network. In 2018 he moved to a new role leading the Analytics & Strategic Initiatives team.
Ben has always been passionate about numbers, starting at an early age devouring box scores in the newspaper. He has a specific interest in helping turn data into knowledge to support quality improvement in BC’s health system. Through his experiences Ben has seen the value of combining numbers with contextual information to be able to tell a story that inspires action.
Ben holds a Master of Health Administration from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a joint major in Business and Geography, from Simon Fraser University.