Project Description


Michele Stanners is more than a leader in Calgary’s arts community. She’s a visionary.
With decades of deep engagement with arts in Calgary, Michele has helped organizations such as Alberta Ballet and Making Treaty 7 battle back from adversity to sustained success, and served a pivotal role with the Honens International Piano Competition.
A Harvard Alumna, during her studies there Michele co-founded the Arts and Leadership Initiative which positions art alongside economics and politics as a critical lever for positive social change.