Joanne Stanley

Joanne Stanley is Executive Director of Women in Communications and Technology appointed in March 2013. WCT is a national association that provides programming and support to advance women in careers in communications, media and technology. Previously, Ms. Stanley was Founder and Executive Director of Canadian Women in Technology.

In 2005 Ms. Stanley founded Canadian Women in Technology, a national community network that worked to increase participation and advancement of women in Canadian advanced technology sectors.

With over 30 years experience in marketing in the technology sector, Ms. Stanley knows first-hand the issues and challenges facing women in career advancement. Ms. Stanley has held senior positions in Bell Canada, Stentor Telecom Inc., the Ontario Centres of Excellence and the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance.