Jill Ateky, CEO, BC Non-Profit Housing Association (keynote)

Jill Atkey is the CEO of BC Non-Profit Housing Association, and leads a diverse and dynamic team who share a passion for community housing.  She has 20 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector and has worked in affordable housing policy and research for more than a decade.  Jill led the development of the Canadian Rental Housing Index and a ten-year strategy for solving our province’s housing affordability and homelessness crisis, which has been adopted by the Province of BC.  She is a Board Director with Encasa Financial, a Chartered Member of CIH Canada and has an M.A from the School of Community and Regional Planning at UBC.