Toni helps to ensure that all of the ELS cogs are turning as required. Her daily activities may include accounts payable, reconciliation of accounts, ordering office supplies and equipment, basic IT support, assisting staff with computers and computer programs, and supervision of the front desk receptionist. Toni is also responsible for reviewing and finalizing proposals, and preparing final copies of reports for clients and agency submittal.

What do you like most about working at ELS?

I like the comradery and the family atmosphere. There is definitely professionalism, but it is ok to relax and enjoy visiting, when it is appropriate.

What’s a fear you are proud to have overcome?

I have quite a healthy fear of water, last year I had to get passed my fears to go snorkeling in Hawaii and white water rafting.

If you could have a superpower, what would it be and why?

I would love the power to destroy cancer—it has affected too many lives and families!

What is the worst advice you have ever been given?

Smell the pretty flowers… it was stinging nettles.