In an effort to increase much-needed gender equality on boards, YWCA Edmonton and DirectHer Network have teamed up on a unique 12-month pilot project aimed at blazing more pathways for women and gender minorities wanting to serve at decision-making tables. “This partnership is a made-in-Alberta solution to the real challenge of not seeing enough women on boards, particularly women of colour and Indigenous women. We need to open more doors for everyone,” said YWCA Edmonton
ETHEL M. BROWN
Ethel was elected in 1945, but due to ill health served only a short term. She was president of Edmonton Navy Mothers’ Club during the second World War and also served on the Board of Governors at the University of Alberta.
Ethel passed away on February 4th, 1974 at age 80.
Source: City of Edmonton Archives