Brian Brodie is a physician, keynote speaker, board chair, and the principal visionary for the CMA’s bold vision of change. Brian practises family medicine in Chilliwack, B.C., is Chair of the CMA Board of Directors, and serves on the Boards of MD Financial Management and Joule. Brian has shared his vision for the future of the medical profession and a renewed health care system at numerous conferences, and has been invited to present at government-led consultations on the most pressing medical issues of our time. He was recognized by his peers and honoured with the distinction of the Canadian Certified Physician Executives in 2015. This credential demonstrates the skills and leadership accomplishments that are necessary to effect change in today’s multifaceted health care environment. Brian has also sat on the Board of Doctors of BC, serving as their president in 2009-2010. He is a fellow with the Institute of Corporate Directors.