About our new Executive Director

Athana Mentzelopoulos

Athana Mentzelopoulos

Athana has extensive public service experience in federal and provincial governments, including serving as deputy minister of Treasury Board and Finance in both Alberta and British Columbia, where for the latter she was also responsible for the BC Securities Commission and the credit union regulator, the Financial Institutions Commission.

Athana has also served in deputy minister roles in the BC ministries of Intergovernmental Relations; Government Communications; Tourism, Skills Training and Labour; and in many senior roles in the federal government. She holds an Honours BA in political science and economics from Carleton University and an MA in contemporary social and political thought from the University of Victoria.

Alberta Medical Association Mission: Advocate for and support Alberta physicians. Strengthen their leadership in the provision of sustainable quality care.