Anika joined the REALTORS® Community Foundation in March as the Executive Director. She comes to the Foundation with experience as a board member with the Volunteer Management Group - Edmonton, Oliver Community League, Knight's Cabin Cancer Retreats and Edmonton's NextGen Committee. Her work history includes roles at Compassion House Foundation managing programs and volunteers and most recently playing an integral role in the opening of Roundhouse, the coworking space geared to social entrepreneurs at MacEwan University.
Anika's academic background includes a degree in Human Ecology and a certificate in Adult Education specialized in Workplace learning. She has attended a number of workshops and conferences focused on marketing, community economic development, leadership and conflict management. Always learning and connecting, she continues to learn through learning and mentorship opportunities.
Anika is always keen to talk about the latest restaurants, tips for bread making, travel or her most recent fitness class. She has run three marathons including the Athens Marathon and Disney World 'Dopey Challenge'.