ALISHA MAXFIELD, MANAGER OF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Alisha is always happy to chat with current and prospective Buy Social Canada partners. As Manager of Community Engagement, she is at the forefront of the social purchasing network Buy Social Canada strives to grow. She has a strong background in social services and the social economy: Alisha holds a graduate certificate in Community Economic Development from Simon Fraser University and a BA in psychology from Wilfrid Laurier University. For the past seven years, she worked in front line social services in Vancouver's Downtown East Side, and has been working as the Community Economic Development Coordinator with the Downtown Eastside Community Economic Development Strategic Action Committee (CEDSAC).