Suzanne Johnston serves as the President Niagara Health. She has more than 30 years of leadership experience in health care and government. Prior to joining Niagara Health in 2014, Suzanne was the Vice President, Clinical Programs and Chief Nursing Officer for Northern Health, in British Columbia. Dr. Johnston obtained both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing from the University of New Brunswick and completed her doctoral studies at the University of Arizona. Suzanne is a Fellow in the Wharton Nurse Executive Program and a member of the College of Registered Nurses of Ontario. She is an Adjunct Professor for the Department of Health Sciences, Brock University and an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Health Sciences Faculty, School of Nursing McMaster University.
Suzanne was the recipient of the 2016 Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce Community Leadership Award, serves as a Director on the Niagara College Board of Governors and is a Director for the YMCA of Niagara.