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Support Team

The core team of administrative and support services includes:


22140861_10159469503390551_895634322970034601_nAngeline Abinoja, Executive Assistant to Barbara Mowat, President

Angeline is currently working towards completing her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. In addition to her academic experience, she is a proactive, highly skilled administrator with four years of hands-on experience in diverse office environments.  Angeline is detail oriented and excels at working in a team environment.


Janice Hodak PhotoJanice Hodak, Bookkeeper
Janice has been bookkeeping for over 13 years. She has been married for 30 years and is the mother to 2 beautiful children.  She also enjoys walking, reading, yoga and wine.




Kassie Shirey

Kassie Shirey, Executive Assistant to Isabel Banerjee, Arizona

Detail-oriented professional with strengths in marketing, social media, and event planning. Kassie is known for her welcoming, bright smile and superb organization skills. She excels in communication and customer service and has done everything from teaching 4th grade to being a professional organizer. When Kassie is not managing events and social media for        GroYourBiz Arizona, she is a mom of 2 littles, an adoring wife, an aspiring yogi, and an Italian wine lover. In short, she’s a go-getter who gets social media, events and marketing.

Cristine MacDonald

Cristine MacDonald, GroYourBiz Newsletter Coordinator

Cristine has more than 25 years experience as a graphic designer. During her career, she has earned over 30 awards for creative designs and innovative ideas. Currently, Cristine is a freelance designer managing her own business and enjoys collaborating with GroYourBiz, as well as being on the Abbotsford GroYourBiz Board.


Brendan Carr PhotoBrendan Carr, IT and Web Administration

Brendan has a background in IT dating back to 2001, and has been working on websites for almost as long. Well versed in all aspects of web and database programming, as well as back-end management of sites and servers. If there’s anything you need done with a computer, server, or website, he’s your guy.