Executive director of Cornerstone Housing for Women in Ottawa since 1996; an emergency center for homeless women or women at risk of homelessness.
Graduated with a Masters of Social Work from Carleton University in 1988.
Past employment includes City of Ottawa Recreation Branch, Pinecrest Queensway Health and Social Services Centre and Pinecrest Queensway Community Economic Development Corp.
Founding co-ordinator of Daybreak Supportive Housing and founding co-ordinator of Centre 507.
Member of the Alliance to End Homelessness Steering Committee, Ottawa Supportive Housing Network.
Ottawa Woman publication, March 2012