Emilie Coyle 

Executive Director | Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies

Emilie is the Executive Director of the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and brings over 15 years of leadership and management experience in the non-profit sector. Her experience in civil society has taken her from Canada’s west, to the east, and she now makes her home in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, with her two children, Maia and Niko, and her partner, Adam. Emilie is passionate about the power of community and actively pursues ways to animate community-building. This includes supporting the essential on-the-ground work of the many Elizabeth Fry Societies across the country. She has a BA in International Studies, a Master of Education, and a Juris Doctor in law. She also loves a good book and welcomes suggestions for ones to add to her ever-growing collection.