Director of Government Relations and Sector Development
Cherie is our Director of Government Relations and Sector Development. Born and raised in Vancouver, Cherie has lived in seven cities on three continents. She is a former Vancouver School Trustee and staffer to a federal health minister, and sits on the Boards of Food for the Poor Canada and Girls Club, an activity club for girls with neuro/developmental differences. Cherie has served as a vocal advocate for urban planning that meets the needs of children & families, support for childcare and anti-poverty initiatives, and nurturing youth leadership.
A graduate of McGill University and Osgoode Hall Law School, Cherie has been a long time advisor to public interest, education, and health organisations, and will continue to serve as Executive Director of Vantage Point’s partner in the community, the West End Coal Harbour Community Centre Association.
Ask Cherie about her recent foray into tending plants, her observations of Caribana, Pride, and Trinidad Carnival, and where her favourite reading nook is.
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