Kathleen Llewellyn-Thomas has served local government in Canada for 38 years; coast to coast from Halifax, to Toronto, the greater Toronto area and Vancouver. Her roles have been diverse: Director of Engineering for the City of Toronto, Commissioner of Transportation and Community Planning for York Region, Chief Operating Officer for the Toronto Community Housing Corporation and General Manager of Arts Culture & Community Services at the City of Vancouver.
She has served on Boards such as the Canadian Urban Institute, Municipal Engineers Association, Regional Public Works Commissioners of Ontario and Regional Planning Commissioners of Ontario and on the Board of the House of Compassion – a high support home for residents living with severe and persistent mental illness.
Kathleen is a member of Lambda Alpha International – an Honorary Society for the Advancement of Land Economics and was named to Vancouver’s Power 50 – the 50 most powerful people in Vancouver in 2017.
She is currently serving in Toronto as Chief Customer Officer responsible for strategy, planning, innovation and customer experience at the Toronto Transit Commission.
- Company:Chief Customer Officer, Toronto Transit Commission