Valerie was born and raised in Toronto. She has over 20 year’s experience in Human Resources, with a history of working in higher education. Currently Valerie is employed as a Human Resources Director in the tourism industry. She holds a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management, certificates in Workplace Mental Health and Alternative Dispute Resolution. Valerie’s passion is fitness and enjoys new challenges and making fitness fun. Valerie has been volunteering for a variety of Boards, which support Social Services, over the last several years.