Michelle Noble is the Executive Director of the Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO). She works with its 23 member hospitals to champion the unique and vital role they play in the province’s health care system. CAHO hospitals provide advanced patient care services, train the next generation of health care professionals and conduct leading-edge research. On the foundation of this work, they generate the expertise and evidence to drive change as system leaders, building a healthier, wealthier, smarter Ontario.

Prior to CAHO in 2018, Michelle was VP of Communications and Marketing for BILD, the Building Industry and Land Development Association for the GTA. Previously, she led partnerships and consultation for the Ontario Growth Secretariat and for five years, she headed communications, marketing and public consultation for Waterfront Toronto, the tri-government organization mandated with transforming Toronto’s waterfront.

Michelle, an accomplished brand and profile builder, has significant experience in both the public and private sectors. She held senior marketing and communications roles with Eli Lilly, Labatt, Nike, and the leading association for the food and consumer productions industry in Canada.

No stranger to health care, Michelle started her career as a health policy reporter and editor, and early in her career she worked for the University of Toronto as its health sciences news service officer.