Faculty Member Sherry Moir is a serial entrepreneur, former federal government economic development funding officer, and business development specialist.
As a public servant with Western Economic Diversification Canada, she worked as a business officer and mentored new business owners. Her career landed her on assignment with the Canadian Consulate in Seattle, Washington, building bridges of opportunity between the business communities of the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada.
For the past five years, she has been consulting with businesses in the U.S. and Canada, sharing her knowledge and expertise to help businesses grow. She also works as a relocation consultant with individuals and companies from across North America, Europe and Asia who are relocating themselves or their employees to Vancouver Island.
An active volunteer, Sherry is a member of Rotary and co-founder of community programs Toys for Tots and Bikes for Birthdays. She is recipient of numerous awards including the Western Economic Diversification Assistant Deputy Minister’s Award of Excellence, and was nominated for the 2013 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneurs Award.
Sherry holds a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Royal Roads University and is committed to lifelong learning.