Board of Directors

YWCA Halifax Board Executive Committee


Meghan Cadue, President


Jennifer Ashton, Vice President 
Independent Consultant, PR, Corporate Social Responsibility, Community Engagement


Nikki Mills, Treasurer 
Manager, Assurance at PwC Canada 


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


Leslie Bishop
Leadership Coach & Facilitator 


Adena Cox
Student in the MA School Psychology Program at Mount Saint Vincent University


Jennifer Gilbert
Financial Controller, Sustainable Marine Energy


Melanie Bremner
Alumni Officer, Dalhousie University


Chika Chiekwe
Lawyer, Cox and Palmer


Sascha Hamilton-Miller
Implementation Consultant, Prophix Software


Sharon Ishimwe
Innovation Engagement Manager, ONSIDE


Sylvia Parris Drummond
CEO, Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute