Claudia de Haan-Hewett, BA

Claudia de Haan-Hewett, BA

Operations Specialist

T. 250.590.8442

Claudia has been working in the field of sustainable (community) development for several years now. She was involved in various sustainable tourism projects in Europe before she moved to Canada. Claudia has a Bachelor of Business Administration and has extensive experience in event management and  coordination, and project  and financial management. Through her work and travel experiences in Europe, North America and North Africa she has gained a deep understanding of the importance of communities for creating healthier cities and building resilience.  She is a bike advocate and strongly believes in grassroots advocacy. 

Currently, Claudia is supporting a mapping project with the North Park Neighbourhood Association as a result of her involvement with the United Way Community Tables. She is also involved with outreach activities for the Surfrider Foundation. In her spare time, Claudia can be found on top of a mountain hiking, in the ocean paddling, or on the streets biking. 

Blog Posts

Over a decade of empowering youth in the City of Victoria

Over a decade of empowering youth in the City of Victoria

Feb. 5, 2019 in Articles
Youth leadership evolves leaps and bounds in the City of Victoria. In the spring of 2004, then-youth coordinator Chelsea Peddle had an idea. She saw a gap between city politics and young peoples’ needs in the City of Victoria, and wan...