Dr. Alina Turner, David French, Jennifer Tipple and Marty Thomsen detail the process and purpose of systems mapping.
In this webinar, you will learn:
Dr. Alina Turner
Co-President & Co-Founder of HelpSeeker
Dr. Alina Turner is the Co-President & Co-Founder of HelpSeeker, a social enterprise harnessing tech innovation for the greater social good. She is recognized as a leading researcher and thinker on social issues with proven implementation results.
Alina is a Fellow at The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary and serves on the Board of Directors for A Way Home Canada and the Alberta Rural Development Rural Advisory Board on housing and homelessness. Her work on system planning is recognized as a leading practice and often called upon as a model across communities. Her drive and passion for this work are grounded in her lived experience of the social issues she continues to challenge in her professional work.Read
Manager of Community Social Development, City of Lethbridge
Martin is the Manager of Community Social Development at the City of Lethbridge, working to ensure that all residents have opportunities for healthy development and social wellbeing. Key policies include the Municipal Housing Strategy and the Community Wellbeing and Safety Strategy. Martin’s past roles include experience in law enforcement, Lethbridge College instructor in the Criminal Justice Program & Chair of the School of Justice Studies, and Dean of the Centre for Justice and Human Services.Read
Managing Director at A Way Home Canada
Multi-faceted professional with 20 years of experience leading, developing and refining initiatives/programs that target Canada's most vulnerable. Particular non-profit and government experience in strategy development across sectors, project management (PMBOK consistent), stakeholder engagement, program development/refinement and community mobilization.
Supervisors and colleagues would describe me as a results driven, resourceful individual who maintains a positive, proactive attitude when faced with adversity. Tireless when it comes to community engagement and relentless when it comes to issues facing Canada's most vulnerable. Specialties include: stakeholder engagement/management, technical and professional writing, small and large group facilitation, website development/improvement, public and social policy development, strategic planning, project management and community development/mobilization.Read
Director of Strategy at End Homelessness St. John'sRead
A Way Home
A Way Home is a national coalition reimagining solutions to youth homelessness through transformations in policy, planning and practice.
A Way Home is also an international movement for change that began with A Way Home Canada.