Mary Heather White joined TFO Canada as the Program Director responsible for projects funded by Global Affairs Canada. Mary Heather leads TFO Canada’s Geographic and Trade Information Services teams with an aim to improve trade between small and medium exporters from developing countries and Canadian buyers. Mary Heather brings more than 20 years of management experience in the development sector where she contributed to skills development and sustainable and inclusive livelihoods for women, men and youth. She has worked with numerous leading non-profits and in the higher education sector both in Canada and overseas and created synergies by building multi-stakeholder alliances and being a gender equality champion. Mary Heather has lived in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia. She holds an MA in International Development from Norman Patterson School of International Affairs, Ottawa.