Executive Director, Old Strathcona Business Association
Cherie is a small business advocate and community builder with over 15 years experience in marketing, communications, public relations and business development. Her formal education includes a degree in Communications and diploma in Public Relations. She’s worked in the small business and nonprofit sectors for nearly two decades.
Cherie has invested the last 10 years of her career being not only an advocate for small business, but also a relationship builder and leader in the community, having served in various capacities in her community league.
As the executive director of the Old Strathcona Business Association, representing nearly 700 businesses, Cherie and her team work in partnership with the City of Edmonton, numerous festivals and stakeholders to promote and enhance Old Strathcona as a vibrant and diverse business district.
In her free time, you’ll find Cherie out enjoying our amazing river valley, or conversing with friends over wine at one of our fantastic local restaurants.