Valerie Steele is an audit, IT, governance and risk executive who currently heads the Professional Practice Centre of the Internal Audit function of a major Canadian financial institution. She is recognized as a trusted advisor to C-level executives, audit committees, boards and regulators. Valerie was on the Board of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation in from September 2009 until January 2017, where she served as a member of the Audit, Finance and Investment Committee, 1st Vice-Chair and most recently Chair of the Board of Directors. Now, Valerie is a Vice-Chair of the national Board of Directors for the Canadian Cancer Society.
Because of smoke inhalation and exposure to toxic chemicals, I live with the fear of cancer virtually every day.
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