Ontario rep. to HPC
Angela lives in Haliburton County, a rural area located about two hours north of Toronto. She works as a Health Promoter with the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit. Angela has over 15 years of experience in various programs within the Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention Department. She currently focuses on advocating for seniors and planning for Age-Friendly Communities, in order to prevent falls, and thus preventing injury. This work is done through the Aging Well Committee, which she chairs.
Angela has also been a co-principal investigator/team lead for two Locally Driven Collaborative Research Projects through Public Health Ontario, with partnerships from various Health Units, as well as Academic institutions. Research has been focused on fall prevention.
Angela believes in Health Promotion and that an age-friendly community benefits everyone. Angela is a proud single mom who loves spending time outside with her daughter Ruby, either mountain biking, camping, skiing or going on adventures, she loves to encourage her to be brave and to believe in herself and is happy to be an adventure mama.