Witty moved to Canada from England in 2009. She has over 30 years of experience working with young adults and students in high school and post-secondary education. She has a professional qualification in careers guidance and Masters in Spiritual Formation at Portland Seminary with a certificate in Spiritual Direction. She is a certified MBTI practitioner and familiar with the Enneagram personality framework.
Witty has a deep interest in vocation, specifically as it relates to making meaning of our lives and questions of identity and significance which include and also transcend one’s day-to-day paid or unpaid work. Witty has a passion for people and describes her vocation as being someone called to be an attentive presence by creating safe spaces where others can discover all they are called to be and do. You can find out more about this and explore the topic of vocation at her website.
Witty leads and directs the work of the Center for Career and Calling and offers vocational discernment services.
Outside of work, Witty enjoys being behind a camera, honing her skills making documentary style pictures that capture the regular and beautiful lives of ordinary people at work, rest, and play. She also loves to hang out with family and friends over food and enjoys confusing people with English idioms and terminology.
- BA History, The University of Warwick (England), 1984
- Professional Diploma in Career Guidance, Kent College for the Careers Service (England), 1985
- Masters in Spiritual Formation (Portland Seminary, USA), 2019
- Certificate in Spiritual Direction (Portland Seminary, USA), 2020