Evelyn joined the Society as a part-time accountant in December 2014.
Evelyn has a Diploma of Technology from the British Columbia Institute of Technology, in Hotel, Motel and Restaurant Management and an Accounting Diploma from Douglas College. She became a Certified General Accountant in 1987 and maintained that designation until her retirement in 2013.
Evelyn owned her own accounting practice for several years and contracted for other professionals for a few years. She has many years of experience working with non-profit and charitable organizations, as a volunteer and as a Board member in various capacities including Treasurer and President. She served as a Provincial Governor of the Certified General Accountants of British Columbia for 6 years.
In 2002, Evelyn focused her career on consulting for non-profits and Charities, analyzing and upgrading their accounting systems. During this time, she also taught 2 credit courses at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, part-time studies. She re-wrote both course materials and converted them to on-line learning.