What's With the Colors?
SVP is bold and bright—and we look a little bit different in each community. We invite you to get engaged in a personal way as you explore this website by selecting your own colors!
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community – Andrew Carnegie.
Lindsay Read, Executive Director
Lindsay Read assumed the role of Executive Director with SVP Calgary in January 2016. She brought with her a wide range of expertise and leadership garnered from more than ten years experience working for both public and private organizations in Calgary. Read More »
Renu Chandarana, Manager of Program Operations
Renu joined SVP Calgary as the Manager of Program Operations in April 2018. In her position, she is responsible for partner development, engagement and retention; investee attraction and engagement; program and operational management; Fast Pitch program management; and communications. Read More »
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Penny is the Executive-Director of Youth Central. She has a degree in education, combined with over 23 years of [...] Read More »
Kate Martineau joined SVP Calgary in 2008 because she was relatively new in Calgary and want to get involved in [...] Read More »
James Newson is an IT professional with over 12 years experience in the oil and gas industry, providing services [...] Read More »
Heather Poole is a business professional with more than 22 years of experience in the oil and gas pipeline sector, [...] Read More »
Kathryn Waslen joined SVP Calgary in 2014 because she wanted an opportunity to work with others to help create and [...] Read More »