Profession: Home maker, freelance publishing, former social services worker
Teaching Experience: Celta certification courses, which included teaching students. Also parenting, teaching to read, write, and other skills. Various positions of responsibility in earlier jobs that included supportive mentorship.
Interests: Hobbies: Reading novels (Stephen King, Howard, etc.), comics, history, science facts and general trivia, tabletop games (dungeons & dragons) and tabletop game design, video games, creative writing. I enjoy coffee, chatting with people, and learning about things other than my own experience, supportive listening, and helping brighten up people's day by being friendly. Seriously, it's fun, and makes me feel like I've accomplished something.
Education: BA Humanities from the University of Toronto. Certificates in Mental Health & Addiction, and one in Publishing, from Ryerson University, Toronto. Celta certification from LSC in Toronto, 2007.
Spoken Languages: English (Native)