Timmermans, Tricia

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TIMMERMANS, Tricia. Australian/Canadian, b. 1946. Genres: Photography, Travel/Exploration, Writing/Journalism. Career: School for the Deaf, Brisbane, Australia, teacher, 1966-70; Atlantic Provinces Resource Centre for the Hearing Handicapped, Halifax, NS, teacher, 1979-80; business manager of a medical practice, Whitehorse, YT, 1981-93; photojournalist, 1995-. Teacher of English as a second language, Oshawa, ON, 1972-73; teacher of deaf Inuit children, Iqaluit, NT, 1974-76; Child Development Centre, Whitehorse, teacher of the deaf, 1980, chairperson of board of directors, 1982-85; Consumers Association of Canada, area director for British Columbia/Yukon Division, 1983-84; Canada Day Committee, president of Yukon Division, 1985; CPR Yukon, volunteer bookkeeper, 1990-93; Canadian International Development Association, volunteer English teacher in Lubango, Angola, 1991; Victoria International Development Education Association, volunteer office worker and data processor, 1994; Youth Challenge International, volunteer group leader in Costa Rica, 1994-95. Publications: British Columbia: Off the Beaten Path, 1998, 4th ed., 2004. Address: 106-2768 Satellite Pl, Victoria, BC, Canada V8S 5G8. Online address: [email protected]; www.photo-j.com