Theodora is a passionate community organizer who brings her expertise in digital advocacy and community engagement to the BC Co-operative Association’s Board of Directors. She is also a Board Director with Vancity Credit Union where she serves as the Chair of the Governance committee and the Vice-Chair of the Digital Strategy committee.

Theodora is devoted to building networks for social change. She is the principal of Cicada Community Consulting which helps progressive and values-aligned organizations build, activate, support and inspire their member communities both on and offline. Theodora produces Social Change Institute, Social Venture Institute Hollyhock and Social Venture Institute Vancouver with Hollyhock’s Leadership Institute. She has worked in online community strategy, facilitation and organizing alongside many organizations, including the District of Mission, Vancouver Street Soccer League, BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, Mountain Equipment Co-op’s, Family Services of Greater Vancouver, and BC Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.

Theodora holds a bachelor of fine arts in theatre from the University of Victoria and a diploma of technology in broadcast journalism from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.

OrganizationVancity Credit Union