Position on the Board: Board Member
Company: Atlantic Institute on Aging
Barb Burnett has spent nearly 30 years as a public servant working for the Province of New Brunswick. She is currently the Executive Director of the Atlantic Institute on Aging. While working for the province she demonstrated leadership in a number of capacities, the last role being Director of the Nursing Homes Services Branch of the Department of Social Development. Today her focus at the Institute is to highlight and promote activities that support the emotional, spiritual, and physical well-being of people as they age, including people at all points along the continuum of care from independent to dependent living. Her passion to recognize and include aging members of society makes her a strong advocate on their behalf. Her keen ability to recognize and match innovation to opportunity is paramount to meet the challenges before us.
Barb holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Brunswick.