Executive Director, Communications

As Executive Director, Communications, Ms. Katie White provides leadership in the development of a long-term communications strategy and plans for the Faculty, ensuring alignment with UBC and the Faculty’s vision, mission and values. She engages, supports and advises senior leaders, colleagues, faculty, staff and partners around the province to drive strategic communications initiatives that preserve and enhance the Faculty’s reputation, while fostering engagement and inclusivity.

Ms. White is an accomplished corporate communications and public relations professional with more than 20 years of experience and leadership in corporate communications, marketing, media relations and stakeholder engagement. Katie is a 2017 YWCA Vancouver Women of Distinction Awards nominee, serves as a member of the board of directors for Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. Previously, vice-chair for the NEXT Leaders Steering Committee, Business Council of British Columbia.