Dorothy Hyde has worked in the field of human services for over 30 years. In her experience, she has served in many roles in education and employment programs. Her current position is as Executive Director for Radius Community Centre for Education and Employment Training. Her experience is with program delivery to a variety of individuals: youth, adults, men and women, single parents, those dealing with issues with justice, mental health, education and literacy. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Reality Therapy/Choice Theory Certification, Motivational Interviewing Coaching, Train the Trainer Certification, a Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor and numerous other trainings. Her endeavors have created her strong belief in community based organizations and their adaptive ability to effectively meet ever changing community needs.