Elissa Morrissette

Associate Vice President, Development

As Associate Vice President, Development at BC Cancer Foundation, Elissa brings over 12 years of experience and leadership within the charitable healthcare field in B.C. and internationally.  She oversees the Foundation’s Leadership Giving and Gift & Estate Planning activities across the province, which raise over $20 million annually to advance research and care at BC Cancer.

Elissa is passionate about introducing new donors to BC Cancer Foundation, deepening connections with existing supporters, and helping families create meaningful legacies. Prior to joining BC Cancer Foundation, Elissa was based in London, England, leading an expert team at Cancer Research UK raising funds and awareness for cancer research and programs.