Alia Abaya

Director, Community Impact and Member Experience

Alterna Savings and Credit Union Ltd


Alia Abaya is a social impact professional with 20 years in change work. Her passion is cross-sector collaboration. Her career has spanned social justice, private foundations, corporate responsibility and social finance. She is currently at Alterna Savings as the Director of Community Impact and Member Experience, governing a portfolio of $560 million of assets under management in non-profits and charitable sector members, and developing key strategies for supporting financial resilience of the not-for-profit sector, especially affordable housing partners and affiliates.