Naheed Nenshi

Naheed Nenshi
  • Mayor of Calgary
    City of Calgary

Naheed Nenshi is a passionate Calgarian, an accomplished business professional, and an active community leader with a solid track record of getting things done. Mayor Nenshi is dedicated to making cities, especially Calgary, work better. He's the lead author of Building Up: Making Canada's Cities Magnets for Talent and Engines of Development. Mayor Nenshi grew up in Calgary and has lived and worked in cities around the world before returning to Calgary. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (with distinction) from the University of Calgary and a Master in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, where he studied as a Kennedy Fellow. Mayor Nenshi was sworn in as Calgary's 36th mayor on 25 October 2010.