Jane Adams

President and CEO
Surrey Hospitals Foundation

Jane Adams is president and CEO of Surrey Hospitals Foundation. She has undertaken notable campaigns for BC Women’s, St. Paul’s and Surrey Memorial hospitals. In 2020, Adams was recognized as one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100. Kwantlen Polytechnic University recognized her life’s work with an honorary doctorate in 2014.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Working alongside the community and government to build over $2 billion in health-care infrastructure in Surrey, Canada’s fastest-growing city. FUN FACT: “I’ve rescued over 50 dogs.” SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “Nelson Mandela – his ability to overcome crushing hardships with grace and humility in the pursuit of a greater goal.”