Shelly is a nominee of Management/Out-of-Scope Employees. Shelly has a background in finance with over thirty-three years in the health care sector, with a dedicated interest in rural Alberta. Until her recent retirement, Shelly was the Chief Zone Officer, North Zone for Alberta Health Services (AHS) where she was responsible for overseeing all operational functions within the zone. Shelly focused on the delivery of multi-disciplinary, multi-sector health services in AHS’ geographically-largest area that spanned urban, rural, and remote isolated sites.
Throughout her career, Shelly has supported rural health in various leadership positions. Her previous roles for the former Aspen Region included Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Corporate Services. For AHS’ North Zone, Shelly previously held the title of Vice President of Community and Rural Operations.
With extensive experience working with local, municipal and provincial governments, as well as multiple stakeholders, boards, and communities across the province and northern Alberta, Shelly’s diverse roles have provided her with a broad view on all aspects of health services, in addition to extensive experience in financial and human resource management.