Barbara joined the ECC Board of Directors in November 2014. Born and raised in rural Saskatchewan followed by a Social Work career spanning the Prairies and BC, she brings a diverse human service background. Barb has been with the civil service in municipal, provincial and federal government environments as well as the non-profit sector. Barb has knowledge and experience in public administration, community development and engagement, policing, corrections and crime prevention, and child and family services. Having worked in both senior and children’s institutional settings she deeply values the ECC approach to multi-generational living and lifestyle.