Edie Lowes

Degrees, Designations, Diplomas, and Certificates: Provincial Instructor’s Diploma

Teaching: Office administration courses and programs

Teaching Experience: 21 years Okanagan College, 2 years private sector training

Business Experience: 10 years as administrative assistant and/or bookkeeper

Expertise Areas: Communications, accounting, administrative procedures, all software

Okanagan College Service:

  • Member, BCGEU Vocational Instructors Bargaining Union (2002 - 2008; 2012 - 2015, 2016-2018)
  • Chair, Office Administration Department – 4.5 years (2002 – 2006; 2016-2017)
  • Online Coordinator, Office Administration Department - 10 years (2002 - 2012)
  • Education Council - 3 years (while OUC)

Community Service:

  • Current President, Shuswap Women’s Recreational Soccer Association (2007 - 2017)
  • Past Treasurer, Shuswap Youth Soccer Association – 5 years (2002 - 2007)

Philosophy: To create a positive and supportive learning experience for all office administration students!