Board of Directors

YWCA Halifax Board Executive Committee


Alana Patterson, President

Director, Physician Compensation & Negotiations, Doctors Nova Scotia


Lee-Anne Kovacs, Vice President

Partner, PwC


Heather Hanson, Past President

Partner, The PR Hive


Jennifer Forde, CA, Treasurer

Accounting Manager, LED Roadway Lighting


JoAnn Alberstat, Secretary

Media Relations Advisor, Communications Nova Scotia


YWCA Halifax Board Directors


Cyndy Allen-Rawding

Manager, Total Compensation and Employee Services, Emera


Jennifer Ashton

Corporate Social Responsibility Consultant


Alison Bird

Professional Conduct Consultant, College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia


Hilary Beaton

Social Media Expert, InTouch Communications Inc. + Proptonics


Meghan Cadue

Manager, Strategic Communications & Promotions, CPA Atlantic School of Business


Pernille Jakobsen, PhD

Research and Analysis Consultant


Krystyn Casto

Registration Coordinator, CPA Atlantic


Nikki Mills

Senior Associate, Assurance PwC


Sanela Moraca

Program Manager, Canadian Center for Vaccinology, CIRN


Suying Wang, CPA, CA, MBA

Associate at BMO Corporate Finance