Board Liaison and Executive Support since April, 2020 – Erika had previously been the organization’s Communications and Investment Readiness Lead. Starting with the Western REN in November 2014 – Erika, an inter-provincial immigrant from coastal BC, moved to Western Nova Scotia in 2014. She has gained over 10 year’s experience in regional networking in rural communities, with non-profit and government sectors. Erika’s communication and organizational strengths are a natural asset to the Western REN team. She is currently volunteers on the board of the Western Woodlot Services Cooperative.