Margaret McNeil is the former CEO of Canuck Place Children's Hospice and winner of the 2020 Waterstone Award for Most Admired CEO in the broader public sector category. Margaret is deeply committed to strengthening the sector's impact on the lives of our citizens. Margaret has focused on making a difference in the lives of vulnerable populations and leading organizations to make significant and sustainable organizational change. The Beedie School of Business has recognized Margaret's leadership as 'Mentor of the Year' as has Business in Vancouver with its CEO of the Year Award in 2017. When not working, she can often be seen in the summer, in her wetsuit down at the beach, hoping to swim with the seals, and in winter, enjoying the mountains, especially downhill skiing.