Ms. Betty Irwin is an inter-provincially certified tradesperson. Since retiring from her trade, Betty has worked with organizations such as Yukon Women in Trades and Technology, Skills Canada, Yukon College, and in public schools to promote careers in trades to both adults and youth.
Ms. Irwin was one of the founding members of Yukon Women in Trades and Technology, and served as Program Coordinator until 2008. She has partnered in three successful businesses here in Whitehorse, and worked as an Industrial Training Consultant with the Apprenticeship Branch at the Government of Yukon. Betty received the Commissioner's Award for Public Service in 2006.
Betty volunteers for the Yukon Humane Society and is currently serving her second term on City Council.