Hazel Claxton is a corporate director. She served as Executive Vice-President and Chief Human Resources Officer with Morneau Shepell Inc.
(now LifeWorks Inc.) from 2013 to 2018. Prior to that, Hazel spent 29 years at PwC Canada, where she held several leadership roles, including Canadian Leadership Group member, Human Capital leader, and Partner within the Corporate Advisory and Restructuring Group, an area she practiced in for 20 years. Hazel currently sits on the boards of Allied Properties REIT, University Pension Plan Ontario and Unity Health Toronto. Previously, she served on the boards of St. Michael’s Hospital and the Shaw Festival Theatre.
Hazel holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen’s University and the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors. She is also a Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant.
Hazel brings to the Board considerable operational improvement and finance and accounting knowledge, combined with executive-level human resources experience, including in the healthcare sector. As a former executive of LifeWorks, now part of TELUS Health, she contributes valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities of our health business.