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• Theresa volunteered for years at Our Work Place as a trainer to help those affected by homelessness or addiction break through their barriers to get back into work

• Theresa has been an active member of Skål International for some years. Skål is a professional organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship

• Having taught at Royal Roads University for years, Theresa now volunteers to speak to the students about how to be successful in hospitality

• In 2021 Theresa was voted in as a Board Director for Destination Greater Victoria

• Theresa has been an active member of Skål International for some years. Skål is a professional organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship

• Theresa has been volunteering at Our Place since moving to Canada in 2008. Serving lunches with Fairmont Empress, Swans Hotel, Hotel Association of Greater Victoria and SKAL

• As a member of the Victoria Executive Management Club, Theresa serves this 56-year-old club as President

• Theresa volunteers her time mock interviewing students each year at University of Victoria’s School of Business to prepare them for the working world

• To prepare students for careers in hospitality, Theresa volunteers her time to speak to students of Camosun College

• Theresa is a member of the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, the International Association of Gastronomy

• Inspired Victoria has hosted Theresa several times as a guest speaker, sharing anecdotes and best practices from her life to inspire others

• Theresa is a proud member of Vix Chix, an informal, unpretentious, fun group of phenomenal female leaders who gather to share ideas, speak confidentially and build relationships over wine at new venues around Victoria