Stella Weinert, an elementary school teacher with School District 64 for 25 years, is the Society’s Literacy Outreach Coordinator. She was also the district’s aboriginal education coordinator and a faculty associate at UBC where she led seminars and supervised student teachers. She has also provided aboriginal programs and resources to district teachers, worked with a variety of assessment programs and led writing workshops for the district. Stella has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education and a Master of Arts, also in Education.
Inma Segura is the Administrative Assistant for the Society. She holds a BA in Labour Relations and a Diploma in Sociology. Inma has extensive experience in the areas of education, employment and customer service. She worked in the administration staff in a Secondary School in Madrid, Spain, for five years. Previously, she was coordinator and manager for an IT and Communications public agency run by the Provincial Government of Madrid. A newcomer to Salt Spring (she moved to the island in 2014), Inma has already become an active member of the community, volunteering for different events, including the Giant Book Sale, and is very excited to be part of Salt Spring Literacy’s team.