Cheri Butt

Women in Resource Development Corporation

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Success Story

Meet Cheri

Cheri has over 20 years of leadership experience in a variety of industries, including non-profit and NGOs, marketing and market research, communications, information technology, and post-secondary education and training.

Prior to joining WRDC in 2013, she held senior management roles for 10 years overseeing the work of 100+ employees in three provinces, and up to 60 simultaneous projects. She is a proven leader and team player with demonstrated success in building relationships and motivating others to exceed performance targets.

Cheri holds a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/Sociology) from Memorial University, an Information Technology Applications Diploma, as well as numerous professional and technical certificates.

As Chief Executive Officer, Cheri is responsible for all operations of WRDC including overall organizational, financial and HR management, as well as strategic planning, fund procurement, project management, and new program development and implementation. She is also a Director on the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Safety Association (NLCSA) Board, and serves on numerous gender equity committees, advisory councils, and diversity networks.



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