Avril Gray-White

Avril Gray-White

Toronto Sector Skills Academy, Class of 2016-17, Economic Opportunities Program

Senior Manager, Programs and Strategic Initiatives, Skills for Change, Toronto, ON

As the Director, Programs and Services at Skills for Change, Avril Gray-White’s responsibilities include management of employment and skills training programs and development of new initiatives to assist in the integration of Canadian and newcomer professionals (re)entering the Canadian labour market, as well as of youth working to establish their career. Avril Gray-White has a Master’s in Business Administration from Minot State University in North Dakota and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto, Canada.

Avril Gray-White is a member of the Toronto Sector Skills Academy, Class of 2016-17, one of several Workforce Leadership Academies in localities across North America.

The Workforce Leadership Academies are part of the Economic Opportunity Fellows Network, a network of leadership and fellowship programs run by the Aspen Institute Economic Opportunities Program. Within this Network, EOP connects national and local leaders from across sectors — nonprofit, government, business, philanthropy, academia, and more — to advance policies and practices with the potential to help low- and moderate-income Americans thrive in today’s economy. Learn more at as.pn/eofn.