About Alex Rascanu
Public management professional
Alex Rascanu is a public management professional with progressive project and staff management experience in the public, nonprofit and private sectors.
Alex can communicate complex information in a manner that is easily understandable, has excellent writing, communication and presentation skills, extensive strategic planning and policy development experience, and a demonstrated ability to undertake and direct analytical research.
- Master of Public Administration candidate (2018-2020) at Dalhousie University
- founder and complete communities co-organizer of The Woodlawn Project
- appointed member of Dalhousie University's Budget Advisory Committee
- appointed member of Halifax Chamber of Commerce's Grow and Nurture the Skilled Workforce Task Force
- creator of the How to Reach Your Potential project, consisting of 30 interviews with leaders who inspire me
- co-organizer of the annual Experience Ghana exhibition
- communications team member at Atlantic Conference on Public Administration
- communications and community outreach lead for a federal Member of Parliament;
- elected representative on the governing council of Canada's largest university;
- global consumer insights analyst for the world's largest snacks manufacturer;
- marketing lead for Canada's largest inbound marketing agency;
- marketing lead for high growth investment firm; and
- new business development director for Canada's largest cancer treatment and research centre.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Toronto, and is currently pursuing a Master in Public Administration at Dalhousie University (Halifax, Nova Scotia).
Alex's core competencies are strategic planning, analytical thinking, initiative, innovativeness, project/program management, effective interactive communication, intercultural diversity proficiency, and adaptability to ensure project/program success.