Project Manager, Equity and Diversity InitiativesCompany: Toronto Community Benefits Network
Role: Session Presenter
Session: Building Bridges: Welcoming Diversity and Inclusion in Canada Through Community Benefits Agreements for Public Infrastructure Projects (S4 - F)
Jane Wilson is a project manager for equity and diversity initiatives at Toronto Community Benefits Network (TCBN), a community-labor coalition with a membership base of more than 85 groups and organizations across Toronto. TCBN negotiates jobs and opportunities into major infrastructure and urban development projects for historically disadvantaged communities and equity-seeking groups.
Jane has three decades of experience in the not-for-profit sector engaging multiple stakeholders in initiatives that support access to training and employment opportunities in trades and technology for women, youth and newcomers to Canada. She is a recipient of the Bhayana Family Foundation Award from United Way of Greater Toronto, York, and Peel Region. recognizing leadership in achieving team-based results through innovative women’s programming.