Vice President of Inclusive Diversity, People and Culture, EllisDon
Sector: Private Sector
Jennifer Khan is the Vice President of Inclusive Diversity, People and Culture at EllisDon. Khan is a passionate, driven, inclusive leader that values different perspectives, collaboration and great listening skills. She is known for her ability to identify and implement effective change management strategies that align with organizational values to get results. She began her work in equity and social justice in 2019 as the Co-Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion committee at EllisDon, and has served on the Urban Land Institute Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee since 2020. She also serves as a Board Member for Build A Dream, participates in the Construction Association of Canada (CCA) anti-racism working group, and in discussions to advise government agencies on effective anti-racism and inclusion strategies. Khan is guided by her core values that include family, kindness and creating connections to people and ideas. She has a reputation for operating with a people-first philosophy, acting with purpose, and challenging the status quo. Khan is also a mother of two boys and when she’s not working, you can find her travelling, hiking, or playing the most recent Pokemon Nintendo Switch games with her boys.