Chief Executive Officer Carm Michalenko joined the Saskatoon Community Foundation in December of 2015. Carm holds a B.Comm. in Marketing and Finance from USask and an MBA from University of Regina. For the 18 years prior to joining the foundation, she worked with Affinity Credit Union where she managed all areas of strategic marketing, including sponsorships and community giving initiatives. Prior to Affinity, she worked in senior roles with tourism, the hotel industry and the City of Regina.

Carm is past board chair of READ Saskatoon and a thirty-year member of the Business and Professional Women’s Organization. She has also held leadership roles for various boards and committees in our community including: International Association of Business Communicators, YWCA Women of Distinction Awards, Saskatchewan Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs, AIESEC Saskatoon, Rotary Youth Foundation of Saskatchewan, and World Junior Hockey Championship to name a few.

She has a blended family with her partner Rick Galarneau and three adult children, which she says keeps her young at heart.

Contact Carm at director@saskatooncommunityfoundation.ca or (306) 665-1768.