ULI BC: SOLD OUT | Champions in the Spotlight – In Conversation with Sheryl Peters

When

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm PST

Where

ZOOM
Registration in advance required in order to receive virtual meeting link.
To be placed on a wait list, please email ULI BC
SOLD OUT!
Email ULI BC to be placed on a wait list.
 
Sheryl Peters, an impactful team leader and the Provincial Director of Redevelopment at BC Housing will be sharing her diverse career path that has taken her from private to public sectors, in disciplines such as design, marketing, development and construction management in the last 20+ years. In this intimate lunch-hour session we will talk about Sheryl’s career path and the lessons she has to share as a high-achieving professional and a woman in the industry. There will be an opportunity for a Q&A and dialogue around career progression.
 
We are delighted to have our WLI BC Committee Member, Melanie Wilson, Project Manager with Hemmera, moderate the discussion with Sheryl. 
 
Please note that registration is capped due to the close nature of the event.
 
Special thanks to our WLI BC Annual Sponsor:
 
 

Speakers

Speaker

Sheryl Peters

Provincial Director, Redevelopment | Development & Asset Strategies, BC Housing

Sheryl joined BC Housing in 2009, with a portfolio that included partnerships with other senior government agencies, municipalities and non-profit housing providers in the delivery of affordable housing solutions in the province. Sheryl is a certified Project Management Professional with academics in urban geography (UBC) and architectural and building technologies (BCIT). Her career portfolio is a diverse range of projects that includes multi-residential developments; master planned / mixed use communities; hotels; neighbourhood shopping centres; and regional retail centres. As Provincial Director – Redevelopment, Sheryl manages the revitalization of aging BC Housing assets with the intention of modernizing sites to meet current housing demands and bringing forward best practices in sustainable design, engineering & construction. In her spare time Sheryl enjoys interacting with public on all things real estate. Sheryl is passionate about facilitating affordable housing options and creating vibrant, complete & inclusive communities in BC.

Speaker

Melanie Wilson

Project Manager, Hemmera

Melanie Wilson is a project manager at Hemmera Envirochem specializing in the investigation, remediation and risk assessment of contaminated sites. She has experience consulting on a wide range of environmental projects across Canada including oceanfront developments, infrastructure projects, airport properties, commercial harbours, current and former industrial facilities and a variety of smaller urban Sites. As a member of the WLI committee she enjoys creating opportunities for women to network and learn from one another.