Resume

EMPLOYMENT

2010-Present Executive Director, Stroke Recovery Association of BC

 1996-2010 Freelance Contractor
Highlights:
2009-2010 Organisational Development Consultant, Stroke Recovery Association of BC
2008-2010 Consultant and Facilitator, Community Living BC
2005-2010 Executive Director (part-time), Caregivers Association of BC
2001-2004 Project Manager and Investigator, Barriers to Literacy for People with Physical Disabilities -National Literacy Secretariat research project
1996-2006 Human Resources Consultant/Corporate Therapist, Digitopolis Media Corporation
1996-2003 Organisational Development and Strategic Planning Consultant, Neil Squire Society

1987-1996 Clinical Manager, Occupational Therapy Department, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC

1983-1987 Lecturer and Personal Tutor, Occupational Therapy, School of Health Studies, The University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

1981-83 Senior Occupational Therapist, Dryden Road Psychiatric Day Hospital, Gateshead on Tyne, England

1979-81 Senior Occupational Therapist, Collingwood Day Program, St. Nicholas’ Psychiatric Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
1988-Present Clinical Instructor, School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

2004 Guest Lecturer, Management and Leadership, School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

1993-1996 Clinical Associate Professor, University of Alberta

1993-1995 President, British Columbia Society of Occupational Therapists

EDUCATION
1984-1986 Post-Graduate Researcher in Educational Development, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

1976-1979 Graduate of the College of Occupational Therapists, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne Polytechnic, England

1975 Humanities Foundation Course, University of Kent at Canterbury, England

References and list of publications available upon request