My Education, Experience and Giving Back

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor of Education
  • Certified Life and Executive Coach
  • Master Brain Health Coach – Amen Clinics
  • Certified Sport Psychology Coach
  • Law of Attraction Master Practitioner
  • Certified Cognitive Reflex Conditioning Practitioner
  • Certified Roots of Empathy Instructor and Regional Coordinator (Key Point Person) for Roots of Empathy
  • over 20 years of varied personal and professional career experience
  • taught high school, special needs students (primarily Down Syndrome) at all age levels, adult high school, high school Career Counselor
  • coaching and counseling as a Family Support Worker
  • Certified Ages and Stages Practitioner
  • Certified Super Dads trainer
  • Hypnolinguistics Practitioner
  • Science of Happiness, University of California, Berkeley, Greater Good Science Center
  • Health and Wellness (including nutrition), Arizona State University
  • stress management, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, mental health training including anxiety and stress, drug and alcohol training, suicide, Triple P Parenting, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Postpartum Depression

I volunteer by giving time in my community and others

Currently and over the past few years:

  • (current) Vice President Belmont Secondary PAC, Victoria, BC
  • (current) When travelling, and in our local community, I find ways to give back  (I volunteer my time with children, animals, less fortunate, on projects, etc)
  • (current) With our daughter’s water polo
  • (past) Bell Let’s Talk Facilitator
  • (past) Past President on the Board of Directors for the Strathmore Polominos Water Club, which I founded and established
  • (past) Community Awareness Coordinator, Board Member for Victim Services
  • (past) School Council (Scholarship and Awards Coordinator, Fundraising/Events)
  • (past) Board of Directors Club Volleyball
  • (past) President and Founder of Strathmore Polominos Water Polo Club
    • built this successful non-profit organization from the ground up
  • many other community contributions as well