Kay Spence, Grants Administrator and Executive Assistant

Kay comes to the Ivey Foundation with experience in various sectors including asset management, green energy, IT and investments, within both the private and public sector.

She has completed a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in Communication Studies, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce, and is currently working to complete her Masters in Public and International Affairs.

Above all, Kay is an active member of her community with a strong passion for volunteering and charity work. She strongly believes that giving back is an invaluable part of creating strong character and a stable community, learning the importance of philanthropy at a very young age. Abroad, she has had the opportunity to travel to various countries to volunteer abroad, including Nicaragua and Uganda. Locally, she has had the opportunity to work with organizations such as the Heart and Stroke Foundation, World Vision, The Salvation Army, the Canadian Cancer Society, St. Michael’s Hospital, and Princess Margaret Hospital.