Manager of Family & Community Services
Alex is IDHHC’s longest serving employee having worked from both offices for a total of 25 years! Alex is the Manager of Family and Community Services in Nanaimo. Prior to joining IDHHC, Alex had worked at WIDHH in Employment Services, at Canadian Hearing Society in their CONNECT Counselling Services, as a Staffing Assistant/Interpreter with the Federal government, and for Carousel Theatre as an Interpreter for their mainstage productions. Alex holds a M.Ed in counselling, and is a Registered Sign Language Interpreter. Alex appreciates learning from and supporting the variety of individuals that come into IDHHC. She believes that the helping relationship is an experience of mutual learning, and that when individuals are valued and included, society as a whole benefits from their participation. Alex finds balance through the practice and discipline of yoga, through time spent in nature, and through valued relationships with friends and family.