Sylvia was most recently the Manager of Major Gifts at the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) in Vancouver. Having worked with several charities in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Sylvia has many years of experience in non-profit management. She holds a Bachelor degree in Science and Business Management and also is a member of the Canadian Institute of Marketing and Association of Fundraising Professionals. She has been an active community leader within the province volunteering with several charitable organizations in the area of social welfare.
Sylvia enjoys an active lifestyle with family including sailing and golf and is an avid supporter of the arts.