November 16-18, 2018, University of Alberta

Barbara Silva

Born in Ontario but raised all over Canada, Barbara Silva attended 11 different public and separate schools in Alberta and Ontario. She holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calgary and worked in the oil & gas industry for six years before pursuing her Master Of Education from the University of Western Ontario in London. After working in the Rockyview School Division for four years, she now volunteers her time to advocate for children’s rights to an accessible, quality and equitable public education with Support Our Students Alberta.