GenNEXT - United Way Alberta Capital Region

Create Change with GenNEXT

Step into a world of inspiration with GenNEXT – a movement of young community-builders in their 20s and 30s who unite to unleash their passion, and drive meaningful change.

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Join the GenNEXT Cabinet

Embark on a mission of social impact that aligns with your values in a world where your actions make a difference. As a GenNEXT Cabinet member, you will meet monthly with a group of young changemakers to develop and implement the annual GenNEXT strategy, plan events, and act as a United Way ambassador in our community.  


Connect with Community-Minded Leaders 

Become part of a dynamic community of young leaders committed to making a real impact. Connect, collaborate, and amplify your influence alongside those who share your vision. 

Inspire the Next Generation 

Seize the opportunity to inspire the changemakers of tomorrow. Be a role model, a mentor, and a catalyst for positive change. Your actions today will resonate for generations to come. 

Drive Meaningful Change 

Use your unique skills and expertise to drive change in the Alberta Capital Region. Be at the forefront of transformative initiatives that create a strong and vibrant community where no one is left behind.  

Why Get Involved?

Listen to what inspired members, past and present, to get involved in United Way’s GenNEXT Cabinet. 


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Meet the GenNEXT Cabinet

Each year, a group of young professionals volunteer their time and expertise as members of the GenNEXT Cabinet. This group meets monthly, develops and implements the annual GenNEXT strategy, plans events and acts as ambassadors in the community.

Rebecca Bereziuk


Accounting Technician, Pennock, Acheson Nielsen Devaney LLP Chartered Professional Accountants

Brett Eigner


Operational Excellence Manager, Debrand Services Inc.

Alexander Bedard

All In For Youth Facilitator, BGCBigs Edmonton & Area

Aradhna Chawla

Mental Wellness Coordinator, Métis Nation of Alberta

Faye Lloyd

Manager, Divisional Coordination and Issues Management, Government of Alberta

Darby Tarrant

Student, University of Alberta

Feven Worede

Student, University of Alberta

Adam Tymko

Cost Engineer, Imperial Oil

Elaine Tran

Vice President, Student Life, Students' Association of MacEwan University

Nicole Vivian

Chemical Engineer, MEGlobal

Hannah Diner

Student, University of Alberta

Natalie Steffl

Fund Development Coordinator, BGCBigs Edmonton & Area

Robin Dhaliwal

EHS&S; Regulatory Specialist, Dow Chemical Canada

Haven Rice

Student, University of Alberta

Kaitlyn Hunder

Product Marketing Manager, Central

Ryan Danyluik

Manager, Commercial Project Development and Analysis, EPCOR

Sydney Reid

Marketing Specialist, Fringe Theatre

Josie Tan

Alumni Relations Officer, Norquest College