After studying finance for 2 years, Janet’s interests soon to turned to adult education and leadership development. Early in her career Janet became a certified fitness leader and level 3 first aid instructor through the Canadian Red Cross where she also volunteered as a leader in call centre crisis management. Working many years within various human resources areas, her energy and passion became the catalyst for the development of a synergized health and wellness program at TELUS Communications Inc. As National Director of Health and Wellness, Janet led a national team delivering an award winning wellness strategy. She completed her executive coaching diploma with Simon Fraser University in 2013. Having a career spanning 3 decades with TELUS Communications, Janet decided to step away from corporate life and currently lives in Halfmoon Bay, BC. She continues to support the health and wellness industry, her new community.