WEW Summer Garden Event
August 27 @ 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
Join us for an afternoon of dessert, conversation, and learning about MEDA’s programs for women’s economic empowerment.
Women Empowering Women supports MEDA’s work in developing countries to alleviate poverty through women’s economic empowerment.
Speaker: Ashley Reid
Ashley Reid joined MEDA in 2016 as the Senior Manager of Internal Audit & Compliance, she now sits at the Director level as the Internal Auditor.
As an accomplished Chartered Professional Accountant, she holds extensive audit experience previously sitting on the City of Waterloo’s Audit committee, City of Kitchener’s Economic Development Committee and at present a Director & Chair of the Audit Committee for SolarShare (an Ontario Cooperative with 2000+ members, managing $70M of private member funds invested in solar projects). In her spare time she enjoys chasing after her two little ones, advocating for cycling infrastructure and assisting local entrepreneurs navigate the financial side of small business ownership!
Through her tenure she has enjoyed visiting countless MEDA projects, speaking with clients and working with volunteer auditors. It has been a rewarding experience witnessing firsthand the success MEDA has had implementing business solutions to poverty!
Plus 1’s welcome: Bring a friend, partner or spouse.