jennifer Hollington

Jennifer Hollington

Assistant Deputy Minister – Communications and Public Affairs Branch (CPAB)

Jennifer Hollington is the ADM of Communications and Public Affairs for Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada. She is the Workplace Wellness Champion for Health Canada. Before joining Health Canada in 2016, Jen served in a range of executive positions at Natural Resources Canada.

Jen was the recipient of the Association of Professional Executives (APEX) Healthy Workplace Award in 2016. She was recognized for her work as the Champion of the Changing our Organization through Respect (COR) initiative and for her contributions to the Public Service through her blog, Café Jen. Jen has a Bachelor of Journalism from Carleton University and a Certificate in Public Sector Leadership and Governance from the University of Ottawa.


  • Champions armchair discussion: Moving the markers on workplace mental health at the Government of Canada