One Year Into COVID-19 It’s not every day that you start a new job and then immediately have to close down the office indefinitely and send everyone home amidst a once-in-a-century pandemic. But that was my whirlwind experience when I joined YWCA Edmonton as our new CEO one year ago today. I hadn’t even met most of our staff yet before making that difficult decision after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau mandated an historic stay-at-home order
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