Alexandra (Alix) MacDonald is an educator. She has worked in both the public and private school systems in Alberta and Ontario. Currently Alexandra is the Lead Instructor, Student Learning in the Centre for Excellence in Foundational Learning at Bow Valley College in Calgary, working with adult learners, primarily newcomers to Calgary, assisting them with the skills and knowledge base necessary as they pursue courses at the College level. Alexandra has been involved in the development and implementation of programs for students and teachers focusing on leadership, experiential learning and diversity throughout her career.
She is currently vice president of the SEEDS Connections Foundation, an organization providing educational programs related to leadership, environment, energy and diversity, for Kindergarten to Grade 12 students across Canada. Taking from her extensive experience in education for over 30 years, Alexandra has been instrumental in providing teaching and learning resources for our partners in Rwanda.
Alexandra is originally from Toronto, Ontario and now lives in Calgary, Alberta.