Jeanette Stead has served on the Edmonton FMI Chapter since 2013. During that time she has held positions of Member at Large, Vice-President and is currently in her 2nd year as Chapter President. Jeanette has served on several other Boards, including as Treasurer at her local church, United Way Chair for three years at the Government of Alberta and as a Board Member at her local municipal library in addition to serving as Chair on an advisory health council many years ago.
Jeanette is currently working in the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Tourism with the Government of Alberta in the role of Executive Director, Finance and Administration. While her finance career with the Government of Alberta has spanned 16 years, her other public sector experience includes serving in a number of financial management roles in Municipal, Health and Education sectors over the last 30 years.
In her spare time Jeanette enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle including bicycling, scootering in the country on her Vino 125 and experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen.