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This week's reflection

This week's reflection

The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Senior Leadership

Sheli Murphy

Senior Operating Officer, Rural Services

Sheli currently provides leadership to 11 Covenant Health rural health facilities in Alberta located in four of the five Alberta Health Services zones. As well, she serves as the executive lead for professional practice, clinical research, research and libraries.

Sheli has held leadership roles in Catholic health care for over 20 years. She has served as acting president of Caritas Health Group, vice-president for the Misericordia Community Hospital and concurrently chief nursing officer with Caritas Health Group leading academics and research. Sheli has extensive clinical experience as a registered nurse in pediatrics and emergency care and has been an educator, research assistant and frontline manager.

Sheli's education includes a master’s of science in nursing and business administration healthcare management, and a PhD in business administration specializing in leadership and administration with a focus on social return on investment.