CACL announces new Executive Vice-President

Our member, the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Krista Carr as Executive Vice-President, effective April 17, 2017.

As a long-standing leader in the community living movement, currently as Executive Director of the New Brunswick Association for Community Living, Krista Carr offers a depth of experience and wealth of knowledge about community inclusion, demonstrated commitment to CACL’s agenda, expert systemic and individual advocacy for change, and a stellar record of building organizational success. She is excited to advance CACL’s mission and priorities for an inclusive Canada, to continue their international leadership and to grow CACL’s profile and long-term sustainability.

Current Executive Vice-President Michael Bach transitions to take on full time leadership of IRIS – Institutes for Research and Development on Inclusion and Society. We are very pleased that Michael will continue a leadership role in our movement and bring his expertise to mobilizing knowledge on law, policy and practice to achieve full citizenship and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities.

Inclusion International congratulates Krista in her new role and welcomes her to the international network. We wish Michael all the best in his new role and we look forward to his contributions to the global agenda and in supporting the work of our members around the world.