Joanne Baker

Joanne Baker, BC Society of Transition Houses

Joanne Baker is the Executive Director at BC Society of Transition Houses. She began working in the anti-violence sector 25 years ago in the UK. Joanne has worked in paid and unpaid roles at sexual violence crisis services, domestic violence shelters, transition houses and counselling programs in the UK, Australia and Canada. Joanne also worked as an academic for 10 years at universities in Australia in the areas of women’s studies, social policy and social work.

Partnering Organization: BC Society of Transition Houses http://www.bcsth.ca/