Liz was born and raised in the interior of British Columbia and went to work in the banking world over 40 years ago. She has extensive experience in the financial world, beginning her career as a manager’s secretary and customer service representative, retiring as a senior private banker and director. Her professional qualifications include two financial planning designations. Her financial experience is coupled with life experience that motivated her to apply to become part of the board of Comox Valley Family Services. Liz journeyed with her family through the battlefields of addiction and mental illness; she holds the work of Comox Valley Family Services close to her heart.