Anita Cassidy

Position: Executive Director, Burlington Economic Development

Anita Cassidy is the Executive Director of Burlington Economic Development. She first joined Burlington Economic Development in 2011 and has since led a number of important projects including the development of Burlington’s 25-year Economic Vision. She stepped into the Executive Director role in June 2018.

Anita has a diverse background that spans the private and public sectors. She is multi-lingual, speaking both Italian and French, and has lived and worked in six countries including Scotland, England, Italy, Belgium, USA, and Canada. Anita also holds a MSc in Economic Development from the University of Glasgow.