Betty Baxter

BETTY BAXTER –  (Chair) Representing Area 2
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Originally from southern Alberta, Betty has lived in BC since heading to UBC as a teenager and more recently, has lived on a farm in Roberts Creek since 1995. She completed her bachelor's degree in Physical Education in 1975 and obtained a Master of Arts degree in Psychology of Sport from University of Alberta in 1989. Betty has traveled the world as an international athlete in the 1970s and 1980s, including time as a professional volleyball coach in Oslo, Norway in 1989-90.

Since that time, she has operated a small business offering services in adult education, mediation and leadership training. In the past 15 years, her clients have included many school boards from across the province. Her experience on the boards of non-profit and sport organizations, as well as consultation work with public and private sector companies will inform her work on the school board. She was first elected in 2011.

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