Theresa Markowski was elected to the Board of Shuswap Hospital Foundation at the September 10, 2014 AGM. Theresa graduated from Salmon Arm Senior High School and went on to a very rewarding career in nursing. Theresa’s background in medical nursing included work in Peritoneal Dialysis, Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Care Unit, Operating and Recovery areas. In addition Theresa has had experience in leadership and in-charge duties, volunteer for Cardiac Ambulatory Rehabilitation Exercise (C.A.R.E.) program while working in the CCU and is a past member of the B.C. Operating Nurses Group. Theresa nursed in a number of B.C. hospitals including Royal Inland, Surrey Memorial, Shaughnessey, Langley Memorial and concluded her nursing career here at Shuswap Lake General Hospital where she experienced working with her parents, Nurse Addie Williams and Dr. Ralph Williams, in the same hospital! Theresa is now retired, she has a son, a daughter and one grandchild and enjoys reading, fitness and watching basketball.