refugee sponsorship program coordinator
Work250-386-7781 ext. 243
Rebecca brings to her role as refugee sponsorship coordinator over 14 years of experience coordinating and teaching in a variety of settlement and language programs for newcomers to Canada.
After taking on the role in 2015, the diocesan Refugee Sponsorship Program grew twenty-fold in response to the war in Syria and subsequent refugee crisis. She hasn’t slowed down since.
Favourite Food: Colombian empanadas…because they remind me of home
Least Favourite Food: nato (tastes just like chewing on socks that you used for an 8-day hike)
Favourite Book: And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Favourite Movie: The Salt of the Earth: A Documentary of Photographer Sebastião Salgado