Peta is a seasoned communications and corporate affairs expert specializing in stakeholder engagement. Peta uses new media and technologies to create a “face to face” feel. She recently built and operated the Consumer Council of Canada's web-based Public Interest Network. She has applied her skills within many diverse fields – financial services, retail, technology, large and small, public and not-for-profit.
Peta grew up in South Africa, where she attended university obtaining (in between political election campaigns) a social science degree and MBA. She emigrated from South Africa in 1987. She sits on two not-for-profit boards, volunteers for others, paints and exhibits botanical watercolours, and at any available opportunity, will jump at the chance for a game of golf.