Joanne joined the Surrey Christian School staff as Director of Finance in 2015. Prior to that she held progressively senior management and leadership roles in commercial and corporate banking with Canada’s largest banks for 25 years. She holds an MBA in Finance from the Haskayne School of Business and a B. Comm in Marketing from UBC. She served on the board of Surrey Christian School for two years, and now as the Director of Finance provides financial support to the school with budgets, long term capital planning and tuition assistance. Both of her daughters attend Surrey Christian School and they have thrived here. When not working, Joanne enjoys spending time with family, dragon boating, travelling and reading.