Shelley Willson

Senior Advisor


Shelley Willson is the Accelerator’s Senior Advisor and supports the President and CEO across all of its priority areas as well as developing and managing strategic relationships across the country.

Shelley has over 25 years of Canadian and international experience working within governments, academia, agriculture, and major think tanks to lead change and advance sustainability. She has commented extensively in the media including columns for the Calgary Herald, Corporate Knights, and the Globe and Mail. She studied economics, philosophy and business at the University of Calgary and received an Executive MBA from Lancaster University in the UK.