Sandra McKenzie

Member of the Board of Directors

Sandra McKenzie has extensive government experience in the fields of child and adult education, economic and workforce development, and policy and planning.

She has served as Deputy Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, Deputy Minister for the Department of Labour and Advanced Education, Acting Deputy Minister for the Department of Economic and Rural Development and Tourism, and staff member for the Policy and Planning Office of the Nova Scotia Treasury and Policy Board

Sandra is a champion for Nova Scotia ingenuity. After concluding a rewarding career with the provincial public service, she is very pleased to be working with the Halifax Port Authority where she is busy working on strategic initiatives including the Port’s Digital Strategy to stay competitive in a data-driven transformation of the containerized shipping industry.

Sandra lives in Waverley with her husband and many pets. She is visited regularly by her three children who are out making the world a better place.