After spending 10 years in the financial sector, Tanya had an opportunity to attend college where she completed the Developmental Services Worker program, graduating with honors and valedictorian of her graduating class. Since then she has been actively working in the Developmental Services Sector, supporting individuals with communication barriers in their homes and community.
Tanya is a proud wife and mother of two. When she is not out in the community helping others, Tanya spends her time with her family, gardening, sewing, art, camping and kayaking. Tanya also has a passion for languages and is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL).
Tanya’ colleagues would describe her as a “strong advocate who goes above and beyond in all areas of her life”. ”An inspiring, innovative leader who is devotes herself to those she supports and her team”.
Tanya joined HUI to continue her passion for advocating for individuals that experience barriers to inclusion and to learn more about the non-profit sector.