Vice President, Strategy
Prior to joining United Way in March 2016, Doris Toy-Pries worked for almost 20 years in community investments, strategic planning, policy development, relationship / partnership management and change management in the areas of public health, health promotion, organizational management and community services. She has held a variety of management roles at the City of Calgary, Government of Canada, and non-profit organizations where she was responsible for fostering and building community initiatives, collaborations and government relations.
Her past experiences have contributed to her commitment to changing social conditions and creating opportunities for individuals, families and communities. This commitment is vital at United Way where she supports capacity building, learning and strategic initiatives.
Doris also supports organizational alignment and planning, relationship and partnership management, knowledge management, and network mobilization.
Doris is originally from Quebec City and holds master's degrees in counselling and health.