Jennifer Angel
President and CEO
Develop Nova Scotia
Halifax, Nova Scotia


Jennifer builds community, momentum, and places people love. Her work to create sustainable places across Nova Scotia attracts people and investment and enhances quality of life for everyone. Jennifer believes in starting with community and finding synergy between public and private interests through common purpose decision-making. She has shaped Nova Scotia’s best loved destinations by land and sea. A Top 50 CEO in Atlantic Canada (2021), Jennifer is deeply committed to community serving as Chair of Discover Halifax, Chair of the Fundraising Cabinet at United Way Halifax, and a founder of the Art of City Building, an annual symposium that brings together placemaking thought leaders from around the globe.