Project advisory committee

The Literacy Lives project advisory committee is made up of key community advisers, mostly associated with project partners, who are well placed to give expert advice and guidance as the project progresses.

Shanthi Besso (Chair), Program Coordinator, Community Education Program

Susan Burgess, MD, UBC Faculty of Medicine

William Booth, Project Community Liaison Manager, Community Education Program

Catherine Dunlop, Project Evaluator

Irene Goldstone, Community Consultant (formerly at BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS)

Jennifer Evin Jones, BaH, LLB, Executive Director, Pacific AIDS Network Society

Joanna Lemay, Project Curriculum Developer, Community Education Program

Carolyn Neapole, Music Therapist, Dr. Peter Foundation

Judy Smith, Program Director, Community Education Program

Daphne Spencer, RN, HIV Nursing Leader, BC Centre for Disease Control

James Tigchelaar, RN, MEd, Outreach Educator, BC Centre for Disease Control, STI/HIV Outreach Program

Diana Twiss, Director, Adult and Workplace Learning, Decoda Literacy Solutions