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Eva Verity, MA

Social Innovation Navigator, Social Innovation Hub

As the Social Innovation Navigator for the Social Innovation Hub, Eva supports the SIH and Social Innovation Initiative efforts to facilitate access and full engagement in UCalgary’s social innovation ecosystem by researchers, innovators, and students — with a focus on improving existing systems, scaling best practices, and creating positive community impact. This includes helping innovators understand, identify, and apply for services and program offerings, matching students with social innovation projects, and coordinating programming and capacity-building events.

Expertise and background:

  • Master of Arts, Art History, York University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Art History & Cultural Studies, McMaster University
  • Public Engagement & Community Projects, Esker Foundation
  • Director of Creative Production, Mammalian Diving Reflex
  • Grant Writing Consultant, Arts Capital
  • Board Chair, Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre