JA Waterloo Region begins search for new President & CEO

August 21, 2017 Waterloo Region


The JA Waterloo Region Board of Directors would like to announce the departure of President & CEO, Karen Gallant.  Karen will be joining JA Canada as their new Vice President, Programs & Charter Services, effective September 5, 2017.

“During her tenure at JA Waterloo Region, Karen led the organization through significant changes, reimagined our signature gala, created new strategic partnerships and implemented new program delivery models”, said Murray Flanagan, Chair of the JA Waterloo Region Board of Directors.  “We’d like to thank Karen for her contributions and we look forward to working with her in her new role”.

“JA Waterloo Region is a strong part of the local economic ecosystem thanks to dedicated volunteers, donors and staff”, indicated Karen Gallant.  “I’d like to thank the community for their support.”

The JA Waterloo Region Board of Directors has begun their search for a new President & CEO. Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to Murray Flanagan, by Monday September 4 at 5 p.m.



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