Statue of Mr. Alloway

Joanna Turner

Community Grants Associate

Joanna Turner joined The Foundation in 2009 after working as Program Coordinator for On the Same Page, a province-wide literacy initiative. Prior to her current role, she helped to develop The Foundation’s established youth programs, including new opportunities such as the Emerging Leaders’ Fellowship and Youth Vital Signs. Recently, she took part in the Senior International Fellows Program at the Centre on Philanthropy and Civil Society, producing research on Millennial engagement with community foundations. She completed a MA in Intercultural and International Communications producing research on communication and globalization, informed by field study in India. Joanna holds a four-year BA in Communications and a diploma in Creative Communications. Before her work with The Foundation, she was a food and travel writer and editor.