Brenda Eaton
Director Emeritus, Canada West Foundation
Corporate Director

Victoria, BC


Ms. Eaton is a corporate director serving on the boards of FortisBC, Transelec, Translink and the BC Safety Authority, as well as several not-for profit organizations. She also Chairs the Core Area Wastewater Treatment Commission, which is constructing Victoria’s new sewage treatment project. Previously she served in a variety of positions in the government of British Columbia, most recently as Deputy Minister to the Premier and prior to that as Deputy Minister of Finance and Treasury Board; Energy and Mines; and Social Services. She was also Chief Financial Officer at the Capital Health Region.

Ms. Eaton has been awarded the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal and has three times been named in the 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada. She has a Masters Degree in Economics.

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