Ruth Hellerud-Brown has been with Fraser Health for over 20 years and is currently working on Fraser Health’s tobacco portfolio.
Ruth was the first community health specialist assigned to the community of Burnaby and previously a project coordinator with the STOP/HIV program. She has also worked as a registered dietitian. As a dietitian, her work was focused on schools, prenatal groups and home care nutrition. Ruth has a strong background in physical education and she is a fitness enthusiast who commutes to work by bike, swims, cross-country skis, runs and hikes our coastal mountains.