Patrick Draper is the City Manager of the City of St. Albert, a community of 62,000 people and Alberta’s fifth largest City. St. Albert was recently ranked as the #1 City in Canada to live in by Money Sense Magazine.
Patrick is a persuasive leader with broad general management experience gained in corporate, public sector and entrepreneurial organizations in Canada, the United States and Internationally.
Patrick joined the City of St. Albert in April 2012 after two years as the President & CEO of the Toronto Region Research Alliance, a regional economic innovation agency. His previous career span of 25 years included leadership roles in high-growth organizations including Deputy Minister of Economic Development for Ontario and President of an International Consumer Products Company.