"Verna is recognized as a leader and role model among her peers and has had the opportunity to work with many educators, institutions and Native leaders. Her expertise as an educator and advocate has given her opportunity to represent many Aboriginal organizations at all levels of Government."
Meet Our Instructors
Our instructors are accomplished CED practitioners. They share your passion for change and community development and are dedicated to your success.
"Amy has over 20 years’ experience working with businesses to embed sustainability into operations. She has worked with organizations ranging from small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to big industry, regional governments and the UN."
"Jeremy Stone has 15 years of community economic development experience, and has worked on various disaster recoveries including Hurricane Katrina, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the economic recovery of Lower Manhattan after 9/11, and the 2013 Colorado floods."
The SFU Program gave me a deeper understanding of the role of Economic Development in Sustainable Community Development. I now know that you cannot have one without the other.
Director of Economic Development, Brazeau County