TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF
Hello, my name is Katelyn Boughton. I am a technology savvy self-starter with a passion for learning and sharing the knowledge that I acquire with others. I am detail-oriented hard worker that is not satisfied with the status quo. I want to help improve the state of the world, to hopefully leave it in a better state than when I was born.
WHAT CONTRIBUTIONS HAVE YOU MADE TO THE LGBTQ2S+ COMMUNITY?
As a member of my employers Pride committee, I have worked with other members of the committee to put on Informational sessions about various topics related to the LGBTQ2S+ community. I have helped coordinate the company's marches in both the Kamloops and Vancouver Pride Parades and helped unveil a new rainbow crosswalk at the corporate head office.
WHY DO YOU WANT TO JOIN THE BOARD?
I want to help Kamloops Pride to continue to build a safe and welcoming environment for all members of the LGBTQ2S+ community. I would like to help create even more events for members of the community.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people