Women of Excellence

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Josephine E. Pallard

Title: Executive Director
Industry: Nonprofit
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Major Product/Service: Mission is to help Edmonton and area immigrant women and their families overcome personal and systemic barriers that keep them from participating fully in Canadian society
Expertise: 48 years experience; Supports immigrant women and their families through non-therapeutic counseling and classes; Oversees family service programs, pre-employment training programs and provides general program oversight;
Geographic Area of Distribution: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Affiliations: President, International Heritage Languages Association
University/Degree: M.A., Education; Doctor of Sacred Letters (Honoris Causa); Honorary Doctor of Laws, St. Stephenís College, University of Alberta
Born: July 24, 1942, Philippines
Hobbies/Sports: Playing the mandolin, family activities
Married: yes
Honors & Awards: Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal; Governor Generalís Award; RISE - Lifetime Achievement; Citation for Citizenship
Published Works: Conducts workshops and seminars on conflict resolution, bullying and youth leadership