I chose this career path because
I was in Sales and it came to a point where I knew I couldn't go any further. I had no energy and was exhausted. Making money for myself and the corporation just wasn't doing it for me any longer. I was able to identify, through some introspection, that I would do well in the charity sector and went about the task of transitioning my skill set in that direction.
I met Maestro Marco Parisotto and the symphony's Executive Director in 2004 and started working with Ontario Philharmonic on a project by project basis sometime after.
The relationship grew and I became E.D. after a few years of getting to know the symphony world.
I prepared for this career by
My educational background is in Public Relations and I am certified in teaching and training adults.
I most want to be known/remembered for
I want to be remembered as someone who took steps to make change and make a contribution to the community.
I participate in the following organizations/memberships
I enjoy the following hobbies/interests
I love cycling and walking