General manager of Development, Buildings, and Licensing
Kaye Krishna's portfolio enables quality, safe buildings and businesses to thrive across Vancouver. She is leading the City’s efforts to transform development and licensing and steering key policy issues, including short term rentals, taxis, liquor, and marijuana dispensaries.
Kaye is a former chief of staff and deputy commissioner with New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development, where she led key initiatives such as rewriting the Mayor’s 10-year housing plan and launching proactive preservation and enforcement. She also worked as an economic development and management consultant for over a decade.