Catalyst Staff

Ashley Mac Isaac-Butler

Director, Catalyst Women On Board™ and Government Relations, Canada

Ashley Mac Isaac-Butler joined Catalyst in September 2017 as Director, Catalyst Women On Board™ and Government Relations, Canada. Ashley is responsible for the planning, development, and management of the Catalyst Women On Board™ program in Canada, working to amplify its impact both with Supporter companies and in the broader corporate board ecosystem. Additionally, Ashley leads and provides advice and recommendations on the development of Catalyst’s public positions on various social and governmental policies and issues in Canada.

Ashley has over 15 years of experience in the government and corporate relations industries. Prior to joining Catalyst, Ashley was the Senior Manager, Advocacy at Rethink Breast Cancer where she was responsible for developing and executing the only national advocacy/ government relations program in Canada for women under 45 who are diagnosed with breast cancer. She holds a BA with double major in Human Rights and Criminology from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.