Board of Directors

Danya Vered*

Past Chair
Vice President, StrategyCorp

Danya Vered

Danya Vered is a Vice-President at StrategyCorp, with national and international experience in public policy development, strategic partnerships, and business advisory. Her career has spanned the federal public service, federal politics, the private sector, and the not-for-profit sector in Canada and the Middle East. Through her work, she develops and advocates for progressive public policies on community, national, and international issues.

Born and raised in Ottawa, Danya is a passionate volunteer and philanthropist in our community. She is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the Jewish Federation of Ottawa. She is an active fundraiser for local initiatives. She is a previous Campaign Co-Chair for United Way Ottawa’s Community Campaign, a previous Co-Chair of the Emerging Generation Division for the Jewish Federation of Ottawa’s Annual Campaign, and served as the Sponsorship Lead for ConnectOttawa’s inaugural young professional networking event. She is a fundraiser for the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation through the Ultimate Run for Men’s Cancer and the EPIC Walk for Cancer Care. She has also volunteered on multiple provincial and federal political campaigns.

For her professional and community contributions, Danya was recognized as a 2019 Forty under 40 leader in the Ottawa-Gatineau region. Danya’s family received the United Way Community Builder of the Year Award in 2014.