Nazir Walji (Treasurer)
With a Bachelor of Commerce - Finance from the University of Calgary, Nazir also has professional qualifications as an accountant and auditor. Nazir is recently retired from an extensive public service career, most recently with the Canada Border Services Agency, and he previously worked for over two decades as an auditor for the Canada Customs and Revenue Agency. He has now turned his business focus to a new travel services endeavour with Expedia Cruise Ship Centres.
Nazir brings a wealth of experience in both sport and business to Sport Calgary’s Board of Directors. Nazir is the Director of the Calgary Floorball Committee, which was established in May of 2014, and has become the official governing body of the sport of Floorball in the greater Calgary region, including Airdrie, Chestermere, Cochrane, High River, Okotoks and Turner Valley. The Committee oversees operations in the region on behalf of their “parent” organization, the Alberta Floorball Association.
Nazir has also served as Manager of Officials, Track and Field at the 1997 World Police and Fire Games in Calgary, and has served as an official for the Alberta Table Tennis Association, Badminton Alberta, Alberta Luge Association, and Athletics Alberta.