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Lois B. Reimer

Chairperson

Lois B. Reimer first came to the Society in 2003 as a consultant on financial and operational processes and on-board models for profit and non-profit organizations. She holds accreditation as a Certified Management Accountant and a Masters in Business Administration. Lois worked for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation as the Senior Director Finance & Operations. She retired in 2013 and is pursuing her interests in travelling including volunteer vacations, improving spoken and written Spanish skills, and volunteering locally as a literacy tutor. She came onto the Board in 2003 leaving in 2006 to assist the Centre on a consultant basis. She returned to the board in 2009 and was elected to the position of Chair.

Lois adopted her daughter who is affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in 1991. This lead to the desire to learn as much as possible about FASD and how the individual affected, and the families can be supported. She describes living with FASD as a continual learning process.