My name is Lorna Hillman and I am the new Executive Director at Saanich Neighbourhood Place. My first full day in the position was February 16. Colleen Hobson has left a wonderful legacy to build upon. I am thrilled to be working for such a wonderful organization as Saanich neighbourhood Place to provide the quality programs and services for the residents of Saanich.
My expertise is in not-for-profit administration and I have an extensive background in program development, advocacy, community outreach, and government and media relations. I have worked with a diversity of communities including First Nations, seniors,people with disabilities, low-income families and, new Canadians from numerouscultural backgrounds. I was executive director of the Family Caregivers’ Network Society, Greater Victoria Police Victim Services, and Director of Health Services at Songhees Nation. I have been a member of numerous Boards of Directors of