Laura Dickson

(BSc 1995 UC)

Laura Dickson has 20 years of experience in health, public, and non-profit administration. Prior to joining Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta as Director, Families and Volunteers in 2017, Laura was the executive director of Women In Need Society (WINS), a Calgary-based social enterprise that operates four thrift stores supporting programs and services to advance the lives of vulnerable women and families. From 2009 to 2011, Laura served as chief operating officer of the Calgary Homeless Foundation and was part of the team that launched Alberta’s first Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness. Recognized as one of Business in Calgary’s Leaders in 2016, Laura holds an MBA from Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC.