Christine Causing

Christine is the Coordinator for Edmonton's NextGen Initiative at the City of Edmonton which brings together young community leaders that include civic members who work at the City of Edmonton. She initially became involved with NextGen when she was appointed by City Council on its Task Force in 2005-06 and led the Arts and Cultural consultations which engaged over 100 next gener's to talk about the current state of the arts and cultural scene in Edmonton. Some NextGen projects that she is proud to have helped spearhead include: Pecha Kucha Nights and implementing free WiFi in Churchill Square and in City of Edmonton public facilities. For her work with NextGen, Christine was recognized in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2011.