Nancy McKenzie

Chair
UBC Board of Governors

Following a distinguished career in finance, Nancy McKenzie lends her expertise to a number of organizations as a professional corporate director. She was elected chair of the University of British Columbia’s board of governors in 2020, and serves as vice-chair of Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union.

HOMETOWN: Burlington, Ontario. BIGGEST LESSON: “The greatest successes come from pushing beyond your comfort zone and risking failure.” BUCKET LIST: “Visit Africa.” FUN FACT: “For over a decade I was a hockey mom and volunteer with West Vancouver Minor Hockey Association, being a manager, division co-ordinator, goalie co-ordinator and my swan song – host chairperson for the B.C. Midget Hockey Championships in 2018.”