Menasha Nikhanj, Director of Integrated Community Safety and Director of Engagement and Strategy with the Government of Alberta, Justice and Solicitor General, Menasha is a Peace Fellow from Riverview Rotary District 5370 and completed the Professional Development Certificate at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok.   
 
Menasha Nikhanj - a Peace Fellow from Rotary District 5370, completed the Professional Development Certificate at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok.   Menasha is currently the Director of Integrated Community Safety and Director of Engagement and Strategy with the Government of Alberta, Justice and Solicitor General, working in the area of Public Security.  She received her Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Regina, Masters of Science in Organizational Development and Leadership, has certifications in Appreciative Inquiry, Interview, and Statement Analysis.  She worked in the area of delivering direct front line services in Children's services for 4 years and then 17 years with the Edmonton Police Service with Children's services and EPS. She has been with the government for 31 years.  She also completes HR reviews for organizations and has a passion around the area of leadership - both formal and informal.
 
Menasha attended Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok Thailand on a Rotary Scholarship for Peace and Conflict Studies from Jun to Aug 2019 and is now a Rotary Peace Fellow.  She was the only Canadian in Class 27. She will be speaking to the HSMUN on Feb 20th. Canada is ranked 3rd behind Iceland and Denmark on the Global Peace Index. The US is ranked 114.