Susan McGee, CEO
Homeward Trust Edmonton
Susan McGee is the CEO of Homeward Trust Edmonton. She was appointed executive director of the Edmonton Joint Planning Committee on Housing (EJPCOH) in July 2005, and assumed the responsibility of acting executive director for the Edmonton Housing Trust Fund in June 2007, overseeing the consolidation of these two organizations under the new banner of Homeward Trust.
Susan’s past work experience includes serving as executive director for the Edmonton Downtown Development Corporation (DDC) for 13 years, where she oversaw significant projects such as the implementation of the Alberta Main Street Programme in the Jasper East Village, the retention of the City Market downtown and the establishment of the Arts District Partnership.
Susan is an active member of the community. Her past volunteer positions include serving as vice-chair of the Boyle Street McCauley Plan Implementation Board, Treasurer of the McCauley Community League, member of MacEwan College’s Rehabilitation Practitioners Program Advisory Committee, and a participant of Edmonton’s Safer Cities Initiative. Additionally, Susan is a past nominee for Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 and YWCA’s Women of Distinction Awards.
Susan received her B.Sc. in architecture from Ryerson University, and holds an MBA through the Edinburgh Business School of Heriot-Watt University. She currently lives in Edmonton with her children, Rylea and Satchel.