Kathy Kinloch is President of the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) – Canada’s premier polytechnic institution -- a position she has held since January 2014.
Kathy is recognized for leading organizational renewal in complex environments. Through a number of senior leadership and executive roles, she has spearheaded change initiatives in the post-secondary as well as government and health care sector.
At BCIT she is focusing on efforts to broaden and deepen BCIT’s partnerships with business, industry and community, and on taking BCIT globally.
In 2016 Kathy was named a Woman of Distinction by the YWCA Metro Vancouver. She was also recognized in 2015 by BC Business as one of the 50 most influential women in British Columbia; by Vancouver Magazine on the top 50 Power list; and by WXN as one of Canada’s most powerful women: top 100 in the category of Public Sector Leaders.