CEO, CMHA BC
Bev Gutray is the CEO of the Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division. She has led this organization, part of Canada’s oldest mental health charity, for 20 years, in addition to her earlier work with the CMHA Alberta and Manitoba. She has over 30 years of non-profit experience.
In this role, Bev has worked to implement the Association’s broad vision of “Mentally Healthy People in a Healthy Society.” Bev has presented on a range of public policy issues to government committees and conferences. Her education includes an undergraduate degree in Arts. Her concentration over her career has been on focused studies in the area of fundraising and non-profit leadership and skill development.
Under her leadership, CMHA BC has promoted mentally healthy workplaces as a top priority over the past 15 years including the development and launch of the Bottom Line Conference – now operating for over 13 years.