Chris Ashdown 


Chris obtained his Masters of Health Services Administration/Management from the  University of  Alberta and then spent most of his career in health care management and advanced education. He has held positions as a Research Facilitator with the Faculties of Engineering and Science at the University of Alberta, and various executive positions with the predecessor to Alberta Health Services (AHS), where he was responsible for areas that included mental health, ambulatory care, and major acute care hospitals.  


Chris has been heavily involved as the chair of St. Joseph’s Auxiliary Hospital Foundation Board of Directors, Chair of the Covenant Health Edmonton Community Board, and as a member of the Covenant Health Governance and Audit and Finance Committees in addition to his role as Director for Covenant Foundation.