President and CEO, Ontario Hospital Association
Anthony Dale brings tried and tested policy and political smarts to our board. He was appointed President and CEO of the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) in December 2013. Before this, he served as OHA’s Vice-President of Policy and Public Affairs, managing key units of the organization, including Public Affairs, Policy, Legislative & Legal Affairs, Health Finance & Research, Hospital Business Initiatives, Patient Safety & Physician and Professional Issues. He has been with the OHA since 2004.
From 1995 to 2001, Anthony served as a political aide to Michael Harris, Ontario’s 22nd Premier, and to Elizabeth Witmer in her capacities as Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and Minister of Labour. From 2001 to 2004, he was a consultant at a leading Toronto-based public affairs firm.
From 2008 to 2011, Anthony served on the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy. In June 2013, he was named as a part-time Governor-in-Council appointee of the Government of Canada to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg.
He holds a master of public administration and a bachelor of arts (honours) in political studies, both from Queen’s University. He has also completed the Accelerated Development Programme (ADP) in general management at the London Business School.