Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lacombe and District
5103 – 49th St
Lacombe, AB, T4L 1J4

The Staff of Big Brothers Big Sisters Lacombe & District

Jen Harty


Jen joined our team first as a Summer Student in 2021 and joined as a full-time Caseworker in the fall of 2021. She has a 2-year diploma in Child and Youth Care and working on her diploma in Assistant Speech Pathology. She is energetic, passionate and brings so much positivity to the mission of BBBS. She loves to read and spend quality time with her family. A fun fact, she is also a Big Sister to a little in our program!

Wendy Griffin

Community Development Coordinator

Wendy has been working with BBBS of Lacombe on and off since 2010. Her passion for the community and partnerships always shines through.  She has many talents and is known as a firecracker and hard to keep up with. We love the energy and love for BBBS she brings to our team. Besides being an extraordinary fundraiser, she also is a talented woodworker, manages a farm, and loves horses!  

Joann Swarbrick


Joann has been with Big Brothers Big Sisters since 2008 and not only is our bookkeeper but volunteers many hours throughout the year for our agency. Her skills and big heart make her a huge asset to our team. She is a great problem solver and ensures our To-Do Lists always get done.

Brianna Berthiaume

Executive Director

Brianna joined the team December 2021 with over 14 years of experience working with youth serving organizations. Brianna brings passion in her agile approach to advance mentoring programs.