Who is on the We Are Cities organizing team?


Hadley Nelles

Hadley is managing the collection of content from roundtables, online, existing research and stakeholder engagement. She is continuously testing, shaping and revising the agenda framework to ensure it accurately reflects what Canadians and stakeholders are saying. She is also the primary point person for We Are Cities Day and the roundtables.

Jesse Darling

Jesse is the communications coordinator. She manages social media, website content and communications material. Jesse is also responsible for the online community and encouraging people to discuss or submit new ideas.

Chris Cowperthwaite

Chris is the digital strategist. He is responsible for the design and development of the website and connecting Canadians from coast to coast through online tools.

Zahra Ebrahim

Zahra designed the first roundtable toolkit and continues to engage and connect people to the campaign. 

Robert Plitt

Robert is the project director. He oversees the strategic development of We are Cities and ensures that the organizing team has what it needs to thrive. ​