Dr. Elizabeth (Betty) Mitchell became Learning and Business Development Manager on 1 April 2016.  Ms. Mitchell has over 30 years of experience in distance education/open learning, and international programs and projects.  This includes serving on the Board, and a term as President of the Canadian Association for Distance Education.

Prior to joining COL she worked in director and manager positions at the Open Learning Agency, Athabasca University, Simon Fraser University, and Douglas College. 

Ms. Mitchell received her Masters in Education from the University of British Columbia and her PhD in Education from Simon Fraser University. 


Email: emitchell
Direct Telephone: +1 604 775 8255