Harriet Ekperigin

Vice President, Mental Health


Harriet brings over 20 years of experience in the mental health sector. As Vice President of GreenShield and head of Clinical and Operations at Inkblot therapy, she is responsible for growing the mental health strategy that supports the organization’s mandate as a payor and provider of mental health services.

Prior to this role, Harriet was the Senior Lead for Virtual Mental Health at the Ontario Telemedicine Network and Ontario Health. She oversaw the dramatic growth of Ontario’s virtual mental health program – from a pilot project to Canada’s first province-wide, fully-funded, internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy program. Of note, this program supported over 120,000 Ontarians during the pandemic.

Harriet has held several transformative roles in the private and public sector, including with KPMG, the Ministry of Transportation, eHealth Ontario and the Centre for Addictions and Mental Health. She began her career as a mental health nurse in the U.K. and moved to Canada in 2001.


thursday – 04:00pm Masterclasses Well Being

Time Icon 60 mins

Location Icon Meridian Hall - Castle Point Numa Lounge

Mind your Mind: The Fundamentals of Mental Health for Leaders and Entrepreneurs

Whether you are part of a culture or creating one, having better clarity of mental health challenges will enable you to better support your goals. This masterclass is geared to identifying negative symptoms of mental health which ultimately could impact your ability to effectively lead or support a productive workplace culture. Effective strategies and resources will also be provided.