Anita Cassidy

Anita is an accomplished Program Manager with over 10 years of experience in program and project management both internationally and in Canada. She is responsible for the strategic direction and program oversight of innovate Burlington. Anita has managed projects in both the government and not for profit sectors; her most recent project involved the coordination of 39 partners in 31 countries with a budget in excess of $4 Million annually. She applies her strong project management skills and analytical abilities to help companies develop and manage strategic projects through innovate Burlington's graduate consultancy.

Anita completed her studies at the University of Glasgow in Scotland and holds two undergraduate degrees; BSc Geology and Applied Geology and MA Honours in Sociology and History. In addition she has completed her Master's Degree in Economic Development with an econometrics based dissertation.