Brenda Ridgeley-Ketchell

Degrees, Designations, Diplomas, and Certificates:Brenda Ridgeley-Ketchell

  • Master of Arts - Higher Education Administration and Leadership
  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Okanagan College
  • Provincial Instructor Diploma Program – Vancouver Community College
  • Business Administration Diploma (Accounting) – Okanagan College
  • Office Administration Diploma - Cabot Institute


Teaching Experience: 

Over 10 years teaching experience with Okanagan College Office Administration Department and Continuing Studies/Distance Education.

All courses in the Office Administration programs including Administrative Assistant and Accounting/Bookkeeping Certificates at Okanagan College as well as Accounting Level 1 and 2 for the Basic Accounting Certificate in Continuing Studies and BOOK 120 – Computerized Accounting I and BACC 242 – Computerized Accounting II for Distance Education.


Business Experience:

Over 30 years of experience in a variety of office administration roles from Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk to Office Manager; worked in the following industries: oil and gas, financial services and banking, real estate, engineering, retail and service, pulp and paper, provincial and municipal government, health care and education.


Community Service:


Current: Active member of Beta Sigma Phi; member of Tributes Committee, Professional Development Vocational Committee, and Indigenous Task Force at Okanagan College.


Philosophy:
I am here to help students succeed and have fun learning.