Director, Board of Co-Operators
Prior to her 2021 retirement from the position of CEO of the Agency for Co-operative Housing, Alexandra Wilson spent 47 years developing and providing services to non-profit housing co-operatives. She serves on the boards of directors of the International Co-operative Alliance, Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada, the Canadian Co-operative Investment Fund, the Funeral Co-operative of Ottawa and the Co-operators Group, a multi-line co-operative insurer. At Co-operators she is vice chair of the Board, chairs the Risk Committee and is a past chair of the Sustainability and Audit committees. Alexandra chaired the Credit Committee of Alterna Savings for seven years and for eight years served as a director and Audit Committee chair of Citizens Bank of Canada (now known as Vancity Community Investment Bank). From 2012 to 2018, she served on the Sustainability Advisory Board of Chartered Professional Accountants Canada and from 2018 to 2021 as a member of CPA’s Advisory Board for Sustainable Business.