Economic Development: Krista Mallory

Business Development Officer, Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission 

Krista Mallory is a Business Development Officer with the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission. She joined the Commission in 2016 after a decade of experience in the financial sector and nonprofit sector supporting entrepreneurs as a loans analyst/business advisor. A believer in the power of working together, Krista supports the region’s dynamic economy by developing and nurturing relationships and connecting newcomers, businesses and entrepreneurs to community resources and networks. In addition to acting as a connector, Krista leads COEDC programs in sector development, regional promotion and workforce recruitment and retention, including the Okanagan Young Professionals Collective.

Krista holds an Economics degree from UBC and currently serves as the Vice Chair of Community Futures Development Corp of Central Okanagan.