Board of Directors

YWCA Halifax Board Executive Committee

Meghan Cadue, President

Marketing Manager, True North Clinical Research

Jennifer Ashton, Vice President 

Independent Consultant, PR, Corporate Social Responsibility, Community Engagement

Nikki Mills, Treasurer 

Senior Corporate Accountant – Financial Reporting, High Liner Foods

JoAnn Alberstat, Secretary

Media Relations Advisor, Communications Nova Scotia

Alana Patterson, Past President

Director, Physician Compensation & Negotiations, Doctors Nova Scotia

YWCA Halifax Board Directors

Cyndy Allen

Senior Manager, Total Rewards and Employee Services, Emera

Alison Bird

Professional Conduct Consultant, College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia

Leslie Bishop

Leadership Coach & Facilitator 

Krystyn Casto

Registration Coordinator, CPA Atlantic

Adena Cox

Research Coordinator, IWK Health Centre 

Jennifer Forde 

Accounting Manager, LED Roadway Lighting Ltd.

Melanie Bremner

Alumni Officer, Dalhousie University

Chika Chiekwe

Lawyer, Cox and Palmer

Sascha Hamilton-Miller

Regional Physical Activity Consultant, Province of Nova Scotia

Sharon Ishimwe

Innovation Engagement Manager, ONSIDE

Sylvia Parris Drummond

CEO, Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute