Speaker Bio

Petra Mauerhoff

Petra Mauerhoff has experience working with a variety of boards from both sides of the board room table. Since 2011 she has been the Chief Executive Officer for Shortgrass Library System, reporting to a Board of Trustees comprised of municipal councilors. The majority of her time is spent finding ways to help local libraries provide great services and improving their communities.

Petra also serves on the Board of Governors for Medicine Hat College and has previously been involved with the Social Development Advisory Board for the City of Medicine Hat and the Board of Directors of the Canadian Mental Health Association - Alberta Southeast Region.

Connecting people with resources that improve their lives is one of her biggest passions.