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Emily Jackson

Employment and Community Outreach Developer | B.A. Psychology

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Emily is a graduate of the University of Victoria with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and the Co-operative Education designation. Born and raised on Vancouver Island, Emily loves spending time with family and friends exploring the West Coast.

Her personal experience within the Co-operative Education program gives her a strong understanding of the value of work-integrated learning for both the student as well at the employer. She believes that meaningful and fulfilling work experiences should be accessible to everyone. Her previous work experience includes Federal and Municipal government, as well as local non-profits in Greater Victoria.

Emily is passionate about Community Development and Employer Engagement. She joined the CanAssist team June 2021, and is excited to continue building and strengthening community connections.

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