Director of Development and Funding
Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness

Mary-Ellen Heiman

Mary-Ellen has over twenty-five years experience as a consultant and executive manager in needs analysis, strategic planning, fundraising, promotional enhancement, program design and board development. Mary-Ellen's skills include partnership building, workflow analysis, communication methodology and organizational change, with direct experience in marketing, governance, sponsorship and grant funding, financial and event management.

Mary-Ellen is a specialist in Integrated Goal Setting and Time Management, as well as Consensus Building and Early Conflict Resolution. She is viewed as a management strategist with an emphasis on "Return on Investment". Mary-Ellen instituted new partnerships and corporate relationships and "raised the bar" on deliverables – services, programs and strategic development for the
non-profit sector.