Ms. ROSLYN RITCHIE-DERRIEN
Director - BC, Canada
Ms. Roslyn Ritchie-Derrien is a successful business leader and philanthropist with a desire to be on the forefront of disease prevention enriching people’s lives through medical solutions that improve health and wellness. As the daughter of entrepreneur Dave Ritchie (Founder of Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers), a young Roslyn was immersed in the importance of hard work and the strategies underpinning successful business organizations. Ms. Ritchie-Derrien worked for Woodlands Hospital, Holy Family Hospital and sat on the board instrumental in building Canuck Place in Abbotsford. She currently owns and operates Lavender Eight in the Township of Langley, British Columbia, that specializes in growing the edible English lavender, Hidcote and Copperstone Ventures. Ms. Ritchie is a proud mother and grandmother who, in her spare time enjoys travel and is deeply rooted in the local equestrian community.