Colette has been involved in education since the beginning of her career as a teacher, a school principal, a special education consultant and as director of special education programs and services for a northern board. She was a member of various community committees involving children with special needs. Her interest in child and adult education is ongoing. She is fluently bilingual, a definite asset in the Rockland area where she relocated to from Timmins six years ago. She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Coordination of Services coordination de services in Ottawa and Prescott-Russell. This agency coordinates services for adults with special needs throughout different agencies and services. Colette continues to show her commitment to Special needs population including children, teenagers and adults.
Regional Councillors Advisory Board
TVO's volunteer advisory board, comprising of committed individuals from various communities around Ontario, is an integral part of the organization's community outreach, helping to deliver TVO's educational message to citizens across the province and providing valuable feedback on TVO programs and services.