Megan Candie is a communications coordinator with Leduc County, a primarily rural municipality in Alberta’s capital region. She is responsible for various aspects of government communications and leads the municipality’s media relations and digital relations (website and social media), and is the department lead for many special projects, including the Municipal Development Plan update and annexation.
Megan is also the communications director and board member for Edmonton-based charity The Red Elephant, which seeks to empower women in low-resource settings by reducing and/or overcoming the barriers they face during and as a result of menstruation.
She is currently pursuing a public relations diploma from MacEwan University on a part-time basis, and already holds a journalism diploma from the same institution.
She is an avid kayaker and paddleboarder, wine lover, amateur knitter, sports fan, travel enthusiast and the proud mommy to a rescue pug and chihuahua.
Credit: Thank you to my husband, Stefan Candie, for supplying the images you see on the banner of my website.