Kira is currently on maternity leave! Contact Leah Smith.
Kira joined the Council in March 2016 as an Engagement Leader, Patient & Public Engagement, for the South Island region. She has a background in health promotion, community engagement and project management, and has previously worked on initiatives related to employee wellness and safety in the healthcare workplace, prison health, reproductive mental health, and the integration of the arts into health-related care, research, and education. Kira holds a Master of Public Health from the University of British Columbia, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Victoria, and the PMP designation from the Project Management Institute. In her other life, Kira works as a professional voice actor lending her speaking and singing voice to cartoons, film, and radio.