Gail is currently the General Manager for Bayview Place, a 20 acre master-planned waterfront development in Victoria, BC. Prior to this, she was the Chief Operating Officer of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights and Interim President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in Winnipeg. She has extensive background in government at the CAO level, including at the City of Victoria, City of Winnipeg and BC Pension Corporation. She has a CPA designation and is named as one of Canada’s top 100 CGAs. At our conference, we are looking forward to hearing Gail discuss ‘Going against the Trend – how to survive in Local government’.