Interested in working to preserve and promote heritage in the City of Edmonton? The Edmonton Heritage Council offers a variety of ways to work with us, from employment to short-term contracts to volunteer opportunities.

Join the EHC Board of Directors

Call for Expressions of Interest: Edmonton Heritage Council Board of Directors
The EHC Board is looking for engaged members interested in standing as candidates for the Edmonton Heritage Council Board of Directors, to serve on the Board, beginning in June 2019, for an initial three-year term.  The EHC is committed to building a skilled board of directors reflective and inclusive of Edmonton’s community diversity, and encourages interest from persons from the breadth of that diversity.
Specifically, the EHC Board is interested in EHC members who:

  • Understand the value of heritage to the present and future life of the city
  • Bring a broad perspective of Edmonton’s diverse heritage sector and/or specific heritage expertise
  • Are able to build relationships and advocate for the heritage sector
  • Are engaged, capable and interested in serving on a public policy board

EHC’s Strategic Goals:

  • Engage and activate citizens with Edmonton’s stories and history, and thereby strengthen their connection to the city
  • Transform Edmonton’s heritage climate to make it inclusive and accessible to all communities, cultural traditions
  • Promote reconciliation between Edmontonians and Indigenous peoples and communities
  • Strengthen our organizational framework and evolve our ability to support Edmonton’s heritage sector

If you’re an EHC member interested in serving on the Board, please send a short (250 word) Expression of Interest to Greg Bounds, Chair, Nominations & Succession Committee. For more information about the EHC, please visit edmontonheritage.ca or check out our recent EHC Annual Reports

Deadline for Expressions of Interest is February 25th, 2019 to nominations@edmontonheritage.ca


Is your organization or community group looking to put on an event celebrating history and heritage in Edmonton? We are pleased to offer sponsorships to support community initiatives in the city.

If your event aligns with the EHC’s goals of engaging Edmontonians with the city’s heritage places, stories and ideas, or empowering citizens’ relationships with the community’s heritage, please reach out!

For more information, please contact EHC Communications Coordinator Dan Rose at drose@edmontonheritage.ca or 780-429-0166 ext. 299 with a brief description of your organization and event.