After working in the retail sector for nine years, Corene decided to go back to school to take additional training as a Career Development Practitioner. Corene obtained her CDP designation after enrolling in the CDP program at Simon Fraser University in 2015. In 2016, Corene started her employment transition at Valley Personnel, working as a Job Placement Specialist. Shortly after, Corene was offered a position with WorkBC at Mission Community Skills Centre Society. Starting out in Operational Support/ Administration has provided an opportunity to experience front line client service, including resource room, ICM, as well as meeting a great team of professional co-workers. Recently, Corene started a new position within the Resource Centre.