Mary Burgess

Executive Director
BCcampus

Mary Burgess is executive director of BCcampus, where she leads a team of smart and caring people who work to improve student learning in the B.C. post-secondary system. In addition to learning about helping herself and others grow, she enjoys hanging out with her family, yoga, walking, reading, meditation, cooking and her cat.

SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “Jeffrey Marsh – Jeffrey is an inspirational and compassionate non-binary teacher, advocate and carer.” TRAVEL DESTINATION: “I loved visiting Scotland, my ancestral homeland.” PET PEEVE: “People who think there is shame in changing one’s mind.” BIGGEST LESSON: “Leading with compassion and authenticity is hard but worth it.”