The Nutrien’s YWCA Women of Distinction Awards are recognized nationally as one of the most prestigious awards for women. Since 1982, the annual awards ceremony has honored hundreds of women for their inspirational leadership & extraordinary contributions to our community.
On May 14th, Zeba Ahmad, Executive Director of the Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation, received the Women of Distinction Award for Community Building. This award recognizes influential community builders whose professional or volunteer leadership and contributions help create a community where everyone can thrive.
Zeba is the proud mom of two grown children, a tireless volunteer in Saskatoon, provincially, and nationally. She has served on and chaired several boards and event committees and most recently was appointed to the Rideau Hall Foundation Board of Directors. Zeba will serve as the Honorary Colonel for the 38th Engineering Regiment in May 2021. Zeba began her professional career as a pharmacist and practiced for 20 years, before moving on to other professional roles.
She is passionate about contributing to many worthwhile community endeavors and brings energy and enthusiasm to everything she does.