The Basics: Rebecca Alty is a City Councillor in the City of Yellowknife. She was first elected to Yellowknife City Council in 2012. In May 2018, Alty announced her intention to run for Mayor, as reported in the media.
Background: Alty was born and raised in Yellowknife. She studied communications at the University of Calgary. Her career has included working as the Executive Director of a hospital foundation, and more recently as the Manager of Communities and External Relations for Diavik Diamond Mine Inc.
Platform: Alty's platform is available online, and focused on three areas: (1) strengthening the economy, (2) collaborating with partners, and (3) city planning and governance.