Paula, originally from central Newfoundland, moved to Deer Lake with her husband Steve in May 2006. Since moving to Deer Lake she has worked at various jobs before finding her calling caring for children.
In February 2016, Paula joined the ActiveLife team as a clinic assistant. She took this job on while Sarah is away with Isla, whom she was caring for on a full time basis. Paula has and continues to play an important role at ActiveLife including aiding healthcare professionals with their daily responsibilities, maintaining clinic organization and facilities and aiding the administration team when needed.
Outside of work Paula enjoys walking and caring for her dog Jasper, golf and hiking in the summer and snowshoeing in the winter. She is actively involved with the Tree House Family Resource Centre where she serves as treasurer on the board of directors.