Board of Directors
The affairs of the Association shall be governed by a Board of Directors comprised of eleven (11) Directors. Seven (7) Directors shall be elected by the members of the Association; two (2) are automatically appointed (President and Immediate Past President); and two (2) shall be appointed, one (1) from each of the respective economic development agencies from Calgary and Edmonton. The Nominating Committee may also appoint non-voting representatives from the provincial or federal government, or other organizations as they see fit. The Immediate President is a voting member of the Board. Elections for new board members take place on an annual basis at the Spring AGM.
All Board members are expected to:
Message from Eleanor Miclette, EDA President
Economic developers have a key role in in helping Alberta communities build, grow and diversify their economies and this role is more important than ever.
For nearly 50 years, Economic Developers Alberta has had a proven track record of providing its members with leading edge professional development programs, best practice sharing, networking opportunities and other valuable tools to help create thriving communities.
Underpinning our work is the commitment to equip our members with valued expertise to ensure communities are emerging from the pandemic disruption poised and ready to offer the best environment for the next generation. EDA will continue to meet the needs of our members while at the same time helping to build strong communities.
EDA Board of Directors taken at the Pomeroy Mountain Lodge at EDA Xperience 2022 Leaders' Summit and Conference April 7, 2022.
(Missing is Kent McMullin)
2022-23 EDA Board of Directors