Community Relations Manager in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Alan has been providing leadership in communications and marketing, fund development and non-profit growth since 1985, within non-profit, government and private sectors. His expertise includes philanthropy, mass media, government relations, digital/social media and major and legacy gifts. He has an MA in professional communication from Royal Roads University.
His leadership at Victoria Cool Aid Society since 2006, where he is a member of the Senior Management Team, has been successful in creating a strong public presence for the society and in raising many millions of dollars for operations, and for the development of six affordable apartment buildings and the Access Health Centre.
Alan volunteers with a variety of small organizations and is a Director of Jazz on View Society, founded to establish a non-profit Performing Arts Centre in downtown Victoria through the purchase of the building in which Hermann’s Jazz Club and other performing arts venues are located.
-- Master of Arts long paper --