ILENE ZUROWSKI, a resident of Kamloops, was a deputy returning
officer in the early 90s and has always been interested in the
election process. Born in Floral, Saskatchewan, Ilene has lived in
B.C. since 1970. She worked for the Saskatchewan Government
Telephone Co. for 15 years and raised three children. Now widowed,
Ilene is still involved in the family business, Trak Tech Equipment
Ltd., which her sons now run. She has volunteered at Royal Inland
Hospital for the past 19 years. Ilene is a member of the River
Valley Quilt Guild and makes quilts for premature babies in
intensive care at the hospital. She was also involved in making
quilts for McLure - Barriere fire victims in the summer of 2003.
Ilene also enjoys walking and golf.