With a strong background in technology & business, Elaine hopes to bring her private sector expertise to City Hall and help foster a Vancouver that welcomes innovation.
Elaine is a strong advocate for women and worked at WISH (Women’s Information Safe House) between 1998 and 2001. For years, she has been a voice for women at risk on the Downtown East Side.
She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Carleton University and then went on to obtain a Master of Business Administration from Purdue University.
Elaine is most recently, the recipient of the Parliamentary Distinguished Service Award.