Brandie first learned about the Guelph Wish Fund for Children through her husband who was a previous board member. She wanted to make life a little bit easier and add joy to lives of those families who are navigating through health challenges with their children. She joined the Board in late 2016 and has since served as the Treasurer of the Guelph Wish Fund for Children. Brandie is also a member of the Executive and Chairs the Finance/Fundraising Committee. She is the Director of Leasing for Corporate Real Estate Canada at Manulife and sits on the Global Women’s Alliance Committee at Manulife. Brandie was born and raised in Guelph but now lives in Waterloo with her husband, Mike, and their Labrador retriever, Newton.