Heather Nelson

Heather Nelson

Event Coordinator

T: 604.408.2456 | D: 604.695.2024

Heather joined Fall 2019 to coordinate SHARE events including the Investor Summit in February 2020.

Heather has a diverse background in program, project, and event management in the non- profit, private, and public sectors, including five years of environmentally focused work with City of Edmonton.  After this, Heather started her own event and project management company, Elevate, in which she enjoys continued involvement.

Some of her career highlights include coordinating the International CitiesIPCC: Cities and Climate Change Science Conference, University of Alberta Housing for Health Federal Grant Launch, and the Columbia Avenue Pop Up Street Party.

In her free time, Heather is likely to be found hunting for vintage treasures or training for competitive ballroom and west coast swing dancing.

Heather holds a BSc in Human Dimensions of Environmental Management from the University of Alberta, Graduate Certificate in Urban Design from Simon Fraser University, and a Project Management Certification (Mount Royal University).