Director-General, Prairies Economic Development Canada
Doug Zolinsky was appointed Director-General for Prairies Economic Development Canada in 2011. Prior to this appointment, he served in Western Economic Diversification for two years as Director of Policy, Planning, and External Relations. Doug has also held senior executive positions in the Government of Saskatchewan and in the private sector. He currently serves on the board of directors of CoLabs and the Association of Professional Executives of the Public Service of Canada (APEX). Doug earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Saskatchewan and is a lifelong learner.