Lori Anderson Biography

Lori Anderson is the Chief Zone Officer Calgary Zone for Alberta Health Services.

Lori has a Master’s degree in nursing and over 35 years of diverse health care experience, with the majority of those years leading Rural and Community portfolios.  Most recently, Lori was the Acting Chief Zone Officer for Central Zone in 2019. Prior to this, Lori and her dyad physician partner led the commissioning and operations of the South Health Campus in Calgary.

Lori has a strong commitment to patient and family centred care, wellness and team based leadership. Lori enjoys working collaboratively with community and patient based advisory groups and her experience includes working with the Healthy Okotoks Coalition, Prairie Mountain Health Advisory Council and the South Health Campus Citizen Advisory Team.

Recent governance experience includes Board Chair of Carewest, a wholly owned subsidiary of AHS, Director on South Calgary Primary Care Network Board and the Liability & Property Insurance Plan (LPIP) Board.

Lori believes in the value and importance of a healthy work life balance. In her personal time, Lori enjoys painting and many outdoor activities with her husband Kent and their kids and grandchildren.