Members of the Board: Kathy Kinloch, BCIT President

Kathy Kinloch is President of the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), Canada's premier polytechnic institution, a position she has held since January 2014.

Kathy is recognized for leading organizational renewal in complex environments. Through a number of senior leadership and executive roles, she has spearheaded change initiatives in the post-secondary as well as government and health care sectors.

At BCIT, she is focusing on broadening and deepening partnerships with business, industry, and community here in BC, across Canada, and globally.

Acknowledgements of Kathy’s accomplishments include Top 100 Public Sector Leaders, WXN ranking of Canada’s Top 100 Women for the past three years, Most Influential Women in Business – BC Business magazine, Influential Women in Business Awards – Business in Vancouver magazine, Top 50 Power List –Vancouver Magazine, Woman of Distinction – YWCA Metro Vancouver, and an Honorary Doctor of Laws from Royal Roads University.

Kathy's board positions include Business Council of BC, Polytechnics Canada, Surrey Hospital and Outpatient Centre Foundation, and Telus Corporation. She is also a member of the Business Council of Canada's Business Higher Education Roundtable.