Founder & CEO Eleanor Mohammed
Passionate, Dedicated & Experienced
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Eleanor is the Founder / CEO/ Principal of Strategic and Resilient Together Ltd. and President of the Commonwealth Association of Planners. She is an Executive Leader with over 18 years of public, private, and not-for-profit sector experience, having worked for local and provincial governments, and the consulting industry.
Eleanor's career in numbers:
• 18+ years of research and technical writing, including political reports, proposals (grant applications and request for proposal responses), policies, strategies, guidelines, and plans
• 14+ years of public and stakeholder engagement/facilitation
• 13+ years in municipal government, culminating in a Deputy Chief Administrative Officer role
• 13+ years of not-for-profit board governance experience
• 11+ years of project management experience
• 3 elected President/Chair positions (provincial, national, and international)
• 1 international elected Co-Chair position
• 6+ years of developing international relationships and speaking at events worldwide
• 5+ years as a university instructor - subjects: municipal planning & climate change adaptation
• 4+ years in consulting with a focus on the public sector and not-for-profits
• 4 professional industry awards and 2 media awards
• Reach, public relations skills, and social media savviness reflected in 8700+ LinkedIn connections
Eleanor has led a variety of projects including the preparation of statutory and strategic governance documents; policy and guideline development; stakeholder engagement; and various land use planning, sustainable development, and economic initiatives. She is a passionate professional who regularly speaks and presents at international events. Eleanor also holds a Master of Arts with Distinction in Town and Country Planning from the University of the West of England, Bristol, U.K. and has an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto with a specialization in Environmental Management.
She is not afraid to rise to any challenge and is a natural collaborative leader!