I have a Master of Library and Information Science degree from the University of Western Ontario, as well as an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from University of Western Ontario.
Currently I am a Manager of six branches for the Ottawa Public Library. I have worked for the Ottawa Public Library for the last 16 years, previously as the Manager of Children’s and Teen Services. Prior to that, I have worked as Head of Children’s Services for Milton Public Library, Chief Librarian for the West Carleton Township Public Library and as a librarian with the Ottawa Carleton District School Board.
I have served on the OPLA Children and Youth services committee and the former CLA Children’s Services committee. I currently serve as chair the Program Advisory Committee for the Algonquin College Library program.