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About PKED

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development Board of Directors

Group of people chatting during a Peterborough workshop

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development (PKED) is governed by a Board of Directors made up of 12 members of our local community, including the Chief Administrative Officers for both the City and County of Peterborough.

PKED promotes and facilitates business opportunities to create a thriving economy for our residents and communities, resulting in regional prosperity for the City and County of Peterborough.

For all questions or concerns, please contact:

Aleks de Oliveira

Aleks de Oliveira

Corporate Operations Coordinator

705-743-0777 Ext. 2122

As Corporate Operations Specialist, Aleks leads key executive and administrative services to help ensure the smooth functioning of the organization. She provides essential support to the President/CEO as well as the PKED Board of Directors. As part of the Operations team, she oversees the day-to-day functions of the organization ensuring staff have the resources to complete daily tasks. Aleks supports the record management functions of the organization and serves as PKED’s Health & Safety Officer. She also provides administrative support to the Kawartha Manufacturers Association and is a key organizer for many of the monthly meetings.

Contact Aleks for: appointments with the President/CEO, inquiries regarding the Board of Directors or KMA, general inquiries.