Jane van Alphen

Director (ED)

Jane van Alphen is a partner with the search practice at LHH Knightsbridge. Jane has had diverse leadership experience in health, innovation and research organizations. She previously served as a Clinical Director, Mental Health, Rehabilitation, Stroke, Complex, Palliative, Transitional and Urgent Care at the Brant Community Healthcare System; Program Director, Hospital Services at Baycrest Health Services; Director, Programs and Operations at the Canadian Center for Aging and Brain Health; and Vice-President, Operations at the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research. She was instrumental in the creation of two new organizations from start-up in the Toronto area, with a national and provincial scope. Prior to that, she was a Clinical Health Services Director at Sick Kids and Perinatal Manager at the Toronto General Hospital and a Registered Nurse at Doctors Hospital.
Jane completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of Windsor, a Master’s of Science in Physiology and a Rotman MBA at the University of Toronto. She has taught at Conestoga College, at the University of Toronto and Ryerson University and published in the fields of neurology and physiology. She is serving as a volunteer board member for PrimaCare and had served for Humewood House.