Selkirk College, Attn: Val Mayes
311 Broadway Street, PO Box 720, Nakusp BC, V0G 1R0, Canada
Val Mayes has been working in the field of community development for over 30 years. She has an undergraduate degree in Outdoor Recreation from Lakehead University and a Masters in Adult Education from the University of Alberta. She has worked with a wide range of organizations and has taught sessions on leadership, risk management, board development, working with volunteers, and other topics relevant to nonprofit and community-based groups. Through her consulting business, “Building Connections Training and Consulting” Val has helped groups with planning, decision-making and working collaboratively to achieve shared goals. She lives in Winlaw B.C., and is an active volunteer in her own community.