Alyssa Lai is a cross-sectoral communications professional who's worked in nonprofit, public and private sectors to lead end-to-end communications strategy and planning. Working for a national insurance and financial services co-operative, Alyssa manages internal communications strategies for the organization's key strategic priorities.
Since arriving in Canada in 2008, Alyssa has worked and volunteered for more than 15 non-profits. She continues to provide strategic counsel as a board member to charities YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford, Telling Tales and Good Shepherd centres. Alyssa was awarded Top 40 Under Forty Business Achievement, YWCA Hamilton Woman of Distinction in Public Affairs and McMaster University's Hamilton Community Impact.