Marlene Wheaton-Chaston

  • Executive
  • Sep 14, 2022
Full time

Personal Summary

I am a passionate budget conscious driven leader with experience with a broad system wide scope of responsibility having begun at the unit level through to the regional and provincial level. Eleven years of acute frontline emergency experience in Canada, USA, & UK followed by a further nine years of operational leadership experience in clinical education, clinical support management, medicine and emergency (ED) unit and program management, as well as two years of facilitation experience at a provincial level. Proven track record in leading change initiatives.  Emotional intelligence, strong communication skills contributing to conflict resolution, team building and establishment of collaborative strategic partnerships to achieve corporate results.

Work Experience

Manager to Executive Director
Oct 2017 - Sep 2022 Alberta Health Services
Staff Nurse to Manager
Apr 2006 - Oct 2017 Southlake Regional Health Center
Staff Nurse
Sep 1995 - Apr 2006 Various


Sep 2020 - Sep 2022 Royal Roads University
Jan 2007 - Apr 2010 Ryerson University
Certificate Leadership and Management
Jan 2007 - Apr 2010 Ryerson University
Registered Nurse Diploma
Sep 1992 - Jun 1995 St. Clare's School of Nursing






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