Executive Director in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Josh Traptow is a third generation Calgarian and fourth generation Albertan who grew up in NW Calgary. He attended W.O. Mitchell Elementary, Montgomery Junior High and Bowness High.
Currently Josh is the executive director for the Calgary Heritage Authority.
An experienced staffer at Calgary City Hall and the Alberta Legislature he has served in the Office of the Premier, in the Office of the Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development and for two City Councillors.
For his contributions to his community and Canada he was the awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in July 2012.
Josh has a diploma in Administrative Management from SAIT and a certificate in Public Relations from Mount Royal University.
As an active community volunteer Josh sits on the board of The Phoenix Foundation, the Adiuvo Foundation, the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation, and is the Chair of the Calgary Branch of the Monarchist League of Canada. He volunteers with the Calgary Stampede, Theatre Calgary, Calgary Public Library Foundation, Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary and United Way Calgary & Area.