I am a communications specialist with 15+ years of corporate experience with a wide range of large engineering and architecture firms. Currently, I work in a semi-governmental role with a non-profit safety organization, where I’ve become well-versed
in the requirements of the public sector, including transparency, governance and Freedom of Information. Over the course of my career I’ve taken courses on facilitation, change management and dealing with conflict, and continue to learn and grow on the
job each day. I hold a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Alberta and a diploma in journalism. Outside of politics, my interests include organic gardening, yoga and horseback riding. I own a home in South Nanaimo with my
I was inspired to run for Council due to my love of Nanaimo and the sense that I can offer honesty, integrity and stability to the role of City Councilor. I am a researcher and a thinker, and I don’t run because I seek the
public eye. Rather, I think my greatest strength lies in my ability to quickly assess facts and details, carefully review matters from a variety of perspectives, and consider the community’s short- and long-term needs before making any decisions.
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