Speaker Profiles

Jamie Niessen

Jamie Niessen

President & CEO


A passionate community volunteer, Jamie is the past board chair with the Calgary Public Library (CPL) and served on the Alberta Non-profit Volunteer Sector Initiative (ANSVI), Renewal Task Force. Currently, Jamie also sits on the Advisory Committee for the Institute for Nonprofit Studies at Mount Royal University.

Prior to joining Propellus, Jamie worked as the Manager of Community Investment for TransCanada Corporation, a North American energy infrastructure company. He has also worked as marketing director for a Calgary law firm, TV and interactive media producer at The Banff Centre and as public relations manager for a computer hardware manufacturer in Montreal. He holds a Bachelor of Public Relations from Mount Saint Vincent University is an alumnus of Leadership Calgary and was selected among the "Top 40 under 40" by Calgary Inc. magazine in 2003.

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