As your Catholic School Board trustee, I will:

Advocate for the continuance of publicly-funded Catholic education

Build bridges between government, home, school, and parish to better support our students

Commit to working for a united board faithful to Catholic teaching and effective governance

My Background:

Schools

  • My Catholic education began in my primary years and continues through my current studies: Master of Theology and Catholic School Trustee certificate program at Newman Theological College
  • Bachelor of Social Work foundational to my work supporting disadvantaged youth and young adults to complete high school
  • Parent Advisory Council member at my children's schools offering leadership at the local, district and provincial levels in BC and Alberta
  • Supported our two daughters’ education at home, public and Catholic schools. Both are graduates of Edmonton Catholic Schools

Church

  • Worked on a fundraising team for The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton supporting Catholic education for the past 5 years
  • Initiated faith development programs and activities for children and youth in our Catholic parishes for over 20 years
  • Engaged member of the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church community and Catholic Women's League (CWL)
  • Completed the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage this summer; finished with a visit to Rome to see Pope Francis!

Community

  • Board of Directors, Community Services Society
  • Founder of two parent support groups
  • 10-year resident of Ward 73; I know my neighbours and our shared concerns
  • Spring 2017 engaged in a series of community meetings to envision a new role for Rundle School

Government

That's up to you!

I would be proud to serve the people of Ward 73 as your Catholic School Board Trustee.

October 16th is your chance to renew the mission of Catholic education.

Voting Day: Monday Oct 16th from 9 am to 8 pm
Advance voting: October 4-13
For more information on voting: edmontonelection.ca or phone 780.496.8008

To volunteer your time, talent or treasure email me or phone 587.408.3589