I have a long career in IT Management Consulting. My CV includes a Bachelor of Arts with a major in English and a minor in Philosophy. I have a Computer Technology diploma from SAIT and various professional certifications. Notably, I have my Project Management Certification (PMP) and several industry-specific technical certifications (MCITP in database administration and ITIL) I'm also the founder and director of the non-profit Northside Community Garden located in central Calgary which provides gardening space and education for local growers. I have a keen interest in horticulture, the environment, and sustainable living. I've created several courses on online learning platforms like Skillshare and Udemy to help share my passion and teach others on these important issues.