BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Jennifer Applebaum - President
Jennifer has been on the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors since 2002.  Her entrepreneurial spirit as a local business owner, and her natural leadership has led the organization through a lot of change, from moving offices twice and transitioning through different programs, to purchasing real estate and starting Valemount College. 
Korie Marshall - Vice-President
Korie joined the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors in 2013.  She has several transferable skills, with experience working for businesses like the Rocky Mountain Goat Newspaper, Valemount Learning Centre and 3 Ranges Brewing Company.  Korie also volunteers with many other local non-profit boards and is passionate about education, the environment and affordable housing.
Wendy Dyson - Treasurer
Wendy has been on the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors since 2001, and has held many different executive positions, including President.  As a CPA and local business owner, Wendy's experience, knowledge and understanding of business and accounting principles has been instrumental in the growth of our organization.  
Judy Holmin - Secretary
Judy has been part of the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors since 2013, and prior to joining the board, she worked at the Valemount Learning Centre and ran her own business.  Judy's local knowledge and connections, combined with her experience, make her a very strong asset to our Board.
Shelly Battensby
Shelly joined the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors in 2018. For most of her working life, Shelly has provided client-centred service, previously as a coordinator for a non-profit organization and currently as a local realtor. Shelly is passionate about ethics, social justice, and youth, and considers herself an advocate for consumer rights and education.
Jennifer Scheller
Jennifer has lived in Valemount for over 20 years, and has been a member of the Valemount Learning Society Board of Directors since early 2019.  She has worked in a variety of jobs over the years, and volunteers in many community organizations.  Her commitment to family and her knowledge of the community, with a focus on youth-related initiatives, makes her an excellent addition to our organization.