Britt Andersen is the Executive Director of The Terry Fox Foundation and a board member of the Terry Fox Research Institute. He is honoured to lead an organization that hosts and organizes over 10,000 runs and walks across Canada each September and hundreds of events in 36 countries worldwide. The Terry Fox Foundation has raised over $750 million for cancer research while staying true to Terry’s values and principles around low fundraising overhead and funding the most effective and innovative cancer research.
Britt has a long career in the charity sector, having previously senior positions at Coast Mental Health and Canadian Blood Services. In the community, Britt serves on several non-profit boards.