Andrea Heath is excited to join the Kamloops Tourism team in the capacity of Communication and Administration Coordinator.  Andrea has spent the last ten years exploring backcountry areas in Alberta and BC and is looking forward to exploring many fun and exciting areas around Kamloops.  Andrea graduated with a degree in Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership focusing on Recreation Management from Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta.  Andrea also completed a diploma in Mountain Activity Skills Training from College of the Rockies in Fernie, British Columbia.

 Andrea has spent many years pursuing her love of mountain activities and ended up working as an adventure guide for various tour operators across Canada and the US for several years. Andrea designed and ran several recreation programs for civic and private organizations.  On the weekends you will be able to spot Andrea, her husband and their black lab on the trails or hitting the slopes in the winter! Andrea also enjoys crocheting and has been running her own business creating handmade textile goods such as toques, scarves, slippers... etc. You might see her at several artisan and craft fairs across Alberta and British Columbia this fall and winter.