Mary Ellen Scanlon
Mary Ellen is retired after a 35 year career in planning and environmental management. Her non-profit experience includes leadership roles in local and provincial level organizations most recently as a member of the board of The Mustard Seed Food Co-op (until 2018) and The Bay Area Restoration Council. As a senior advisor to the provincial environment ministry she managed over 100 grants for large and small projects. Mary Ellen was born in Sudbury, Ontario but has called Hamilton home since 1994. She and her husband live in the Strathcona neighbourhood and support many community initiatives.