Frances is the newest member of the Coaching Association of Canada’s (CAC) Sport Safety team, as Manager, Sport Safety. Her CAC portfolio comprises the Responsible Coaching Movement, Coaching Through Covid series and Safe Sport Initiatives.
Frances has extensive program management experience in the areas of planning, risk management and Health & Safety. She gained valuable experience in developing programs with the Department of National Defense, Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services, including a unified service model for military families. <span style="background-color: white; color: black;">She chose a career in the not-for-profit sector and with various charities to build positive environments, experiences and change through such activities and programs as coaching (</span>Success by 6<span style="background-color: white; color: black;">, Military Family Resource Centres, Women’s shelter</span><span style="color: black;">).</span>
Frances is fully bilingual, <span style="background-color: white; color: black;">describes herself as an athlete at heart with firsthand experience on what it is to be a competitor, coach, and volunteer with various sports teams: swimming, rowing, volleyball, triathlon, running, and yoga.</span>