Jenna Sudds was elected City Councillor for Kanata North on October 22, 2018. She worked as an economist in the federal government for twelve years before becoming the inaugural President and Executive Director of the Kanata North Business Association. In 2017, Jenna accepted the position of Executive Director at the CIO Strategy Council, a national Technology Council where she worked until taking office as Ottawa City Councillor for Kanata North in December 2018.
The Forty Under 40 Award (2015), Kanata North Citizen of the Year (2012-2013) and the 40 Under 40 International Economic Development Professional Award (2016) are just some of the awards Jenna has been presented with these past years.
Jenna has been a long-time volunteer with the Kanata Food Cupboard and the Ottawa Network for Education. She is the proud mother of three girls with her husband Tim. Her family is her inspiration and the reason she has and will continue to advocate for our communities and our city.