Vanessa McKenzie

Independent Director

Vanessa McKenzie has enjoyed her involvement with the Ottawa Children’s Choir for many years, as the parent of a chorister, volunteer, and board member.  She has previously served on the board of Sunflower Day Nursery and the Council for Southminster United Church. As the parent of two children who are involved in music, she is committed to supporting the choir in its efforts to reach into the community and provide opportunities for music education.  Vanessa has held numerous positions in the federal government in the area of Indigenous policy and program delivery.