Magda actively supports the development of national and regional communities of practice within CCEC, and oversees operations and fundraising. Prior to this position, Magda provided broad research, evaluation and writing support to the multi-year CFICE research project through varied media formats. During the community demonstration project phase of CFICE, she also provided direct research and administrative assistance to a neighbourhood-based organization in Ottawa (Sustainable Living Ottawa East) over a period of three years.
As a sustainability researcher, Magda is dedicated to assisting individuals and organisations in building activities toward positive social and environmental change in communities. In support of this effort, she recently completed PhD research focused on household-scale climate change adaptation in urban areas in Canada.
When away from work, Magda enjoys seeking out hiking and cross-country skiing adventures or thinking up art projects with her daughters.