As Senior Manager, Human Resources for Nexen CNOOC Long Lake, Cecilia delivered significant results in the areas of organizational design, employee retention, regional programs and performance management. She also implemented and fostered a cultural shift throughout the organization resulting in a more engaged workforce and improved business results. She came to Long Lake from a senior leadership role in Human Resources with the Miramichi Regional Health Authority where she was in charge of planning, organizing and managing of all aspects of human resources, education, library, staff health, translation and official language activities for over 1000 employees.
Mutch achieved her Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick, completed the Economic Development Program at University of Waterloo, Human Resources Program at Queen’s University. She formerly served on the Board of Directors of the Northern Lights Regional Health Foundation.
Cecilia, her husband Doug and their two children reside in Fort McMurray. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Finance and Operations Manager
Director of Community Impact and Development
As a senior leader in the social profit sector, Jo-Anne’s career in the fields of addictions, child and youth care, child development and intergenerational impacts of the Canadian residential school system, add so much value to the work of United Way.
In her role as Director of Community Impact and Development, Jo-Anne provides strategic leadership for communications, community investment and resource development staff.
Community Investment Coordinator
Resource Development Coordinator
Jolene spent a couple of years working with Mix 103.7 and 100.5 CruzFM as a Media Marketing Adviser before deciding to join the non-profit sector. She joined Wood Buffalo Wellness Society as a Housing Locator, working with the Housing First program and the 10 year plan to end homelessness. She eventually transferred to Mark Amy Treatment Centre to work as the Intake Worker, which lead her to take on a new role in the agency as Accreditation coordinator. Jolene has a passion for the community and loves being involved with the non-profit sector.
Jolene has an adventurous side that takes her on backpacking journeys all over the world. She is a foodie, dog mom to a Pomeranian and chocolate lab, music lover, book worm and documentary enthusiast.
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Meaghan was first introduced to UWFMWB during a summer placement position, while perusing her degree in Public Relations at Iowa State University. Meaghan had such a wonderful experience, that she obtained a second placement with her local United Way chapter in Ames, Iowa, after returning to school.
Throughout her time with United Way, Meaghan has been in a few different roles, but is particularly excited to navigate all the opportunities and challenges that come with being a Marketing and Communications Coordinator!
Redpoll Centre Coordinator
Originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland, Lacey has called Fort McMurray home for over fourteen years. During her time in Fort McMurray Lacey has had the pleasure of working in a variety of roles that have helped advance her development as a client relations and administrative professional.
In 2008, Lacey was introduced to the world of real estate through her administrative position at RE/MAX Fort McMurray, and was inspired to complete the Alberta Real Estate Association course to become a Licensed Real Estate Associate in 2011. Working primarily in the real estate industry for the past eight years has allowed Lacey to establish meaningful connections with many members of the community.
New to the social profit sector, Lacey is enthusiastic about joining the dedicated team of United Way Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo as Redpoll Centre Coordinator. Her past volunteer experience, particularly as a Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Wood Buffalo, has shown her that even a small commitment of time can make a big impact in someone’s life, and her own.
Lacey is happily married to her husband, Greg, and step-mother to three beautiful daughters. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, reading, attending community events, and enjoying the outdoors.