Originally from Newfoundland and Labrador, Vonnie Lavers is a long-time resident of BC and brings a wide range of experience from her many years of entrepreneurial ventures including new business creation and development, public relations, marketing and communications, non profit leadership, community organization development and government relations. This experience enables Vonnie to provide valuable insight and guidance in serving her community and province.
Vonnie graduated with a Public Relations Education from Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta.
Vonnie received a Governor General's Award in 2012 for her commitment to providing healthy food to families in need.
Her objective is to achieve results and find inclusive, creative and durable solutions for difficult problems. Vonnie values volunteers and believes that through community service, we build a sense of respect for others and the world around us.
Vonnie loves to travel and participate in culture wherever she lands and spending time with her family and friends.