ZWF Community Relations Team Lead 

Naomi is originally from Vancouver BC but has lived in Calgary for the past 7 years. For the past 3 years, she has held the position of Entertainment Lead at the Calgary Stampede, responsible for a portfolio of Stampede time programs, including the recruitment and selection of live entertainment content, designing thematic and experiential programming elements, leading the execution and show operations for assigned programs and strategically developing future programming. Naomi is active in the dance community as a performer and instructor, is a proud dog owner and is known by her friends and colleagues as a “Green Ranger,” an advocate for sustainability and environmentally friendly choices. Her background in entertainment from both sides, as a performer and a buyer, has led her to start her own business (Naomi Ivy Entertainment Coach) helping entertainers to build their own businesses and create successful careers out of their passions.