Penny grew up in both Vancouver BC and St. John’s NL and has lived and worked in several different countries around the world. She now lives in rural HRM and has been an active community member for several years. Penny has worked with many different rural communities and community groups throughout her career and sees the importance of strong community organization and communication as a key to strong communities.
Penny brings a strong business, communications and strategy background to her role. She graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland with a BA in Economics and has worked in the private business sector as well as the public sector for many years.