• 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.

    Current activities:

    - Labour Mobility Coordinator with the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education;

    - Master of Public Administration (Management) candidate (2018-2020) at Dalhousie University;

    - appointed member of Halifax Chamber of Commerce's Grow and Nurture the Skilled Workforce Task Force; and

    - member of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada, the Halifax Chamber of Commerce, and the Halifax Cycling Coalition;

    Past experience

    - communications and community outreach lead for a federal Member of Parliament;
    - elected representative on the governing council of Canada's largest university;

    - budget advisory committee member at the largest research-intensive university in Atlantic Canada;

    - global consumer insights analyst for the world's largest snacks manufacturer;

    - marketing lead for Canada's largest inbound marketing agency;
    - marketing lead for Canada's fastest growing online 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 (Management) 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.


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