Jan 3, 2019
Vancouver, BC - Langara College is pleased to announce Jane Mason has accepted the position of Vice-President, People and Culture. Mason joins Langara following a comprehensive national search conducted by a committee with representation from a broad range of stakeholders from across the Langara community.
“I am honoured to join Langara College and excited to lead the People Services team. As an employer, Langara has a strong reputation of providing innovative programs and services that support a culture of inclusion, respect and diversity,” said Mason. “Langara’s rich and successful history of partnership and collaboration are some of the aspects that led my desire to join the Langara family. I look forward to being part of a team that places people at the centre.”
Mason has over 25 years of experience in human resource leadership both within the hospitality and health care industries. Her most recent role was Executive Director, Employee Experience at the Fraser Health Authority, overseeing a broad team of experts in areas such as strategic advisory services, organizational change, respectful workplace policy, workforce optimization, recruitment and human rights.
Mason joins Langara effective February 11, 2019.
Located in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Langara College provides University, Career, and Continuing Studies education to more than 21,000 students annually. With more than 1,700 courses and 130 programs, Langara’s expansive academic breadth and depth allows students of all ages, backgrounds, and life stages to choose their own educational path. Langara is also known as house of teachings, a name given to it by the Musqueam people on whose unceded traditional territory the College is located. Langara is celebrating its 49th year on West 49th Avenue with Beyond 49, an integrated celebration, alumni engagement, and fundraising campaign to reconnect with alumni, and raise funds for student support and important College initiatives.
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