Shortly after retiring from SAP in 2019, Ms. Wood’s leadership skills faced a new set of challenges as she served from the fall of 2019 to the fall of 2020 as the interim President and CEO of Science World while a search was conducted for the role. Science World is a world-class science centre in Vancouver, which in non-COVID times, welcomes over 800,000 visitors annually and connects with an additional 140,000 students throughout B.C. every year advancing STEAM learning.
Ms. Wood is active in her community as a partner in BC Social Venture Partners, a not for profit organization that supports children and families at risk. She is a Board member of CubicFarm Systems, Junior Achievement of BC; sits on the University of Alberta Business School Advisory Committee; and is the Canadian Regional Chair for Young Presidents Organization – Gold, effective July 2022. She has been recognized with a YWCA Women of Distinction Award and is a past recipient of the Canadian Women's Executive Network Top 100 Women Award.
Ms. Wood holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from the University of Alberta, graduating with distinction.