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Jane Parsons

Jane ParsonsAs Regional Executive Director for Atlantic Canada for the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), Jane leads the team and operations in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. She joined CCS in 2017 following the merger with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF). While at CBCF from 2007 to 2016, Jane held leadership positions in operations and fundraising.

Prior to her career in the not-for-profit sector, Jane worked in the cable television industry. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics from Acadia University.



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