As a graduate from Victoria College at the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce, Valerie is currently a Certified Management Accountant and IT professional experienced in developing key financial reporting and analytical processes. Project solutions are delivered one time and within budget utilizing effective coordination, leadership and extensive problem solving ability. This stems from over 20 years within the financial industry in multinational corporations.
Additionally, Valerie loves to make others’ lives easier! Whether through her career or volunteer life. As a ‘serial’ volunteer, she has managed a teenage girls’ competitive soccer team for years and will soon complete a 6 year term on the Board of Directors at The Youth Centre of Ajax/Pickering. Next, she is kicking off another Board membership with BPW Durham in spring 2013 assuming the role of Treasurer. Valerie has also worked on a Habitat for Humanity building site in Scarborough, assisted in classrooms at area schools, is a Girls Inc. Supporter and held various support roles with the Ajax Soccer Club.