Agata Nobrega holds a degree in business administration from Brazil and is working towards a CPA designation. Before emigrating to Canada in 2005, she spent five years in financial and administrative roles at software firms, developing very strong computer skills. Since then, trilingual Agata has worked for the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association, the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum and the Agency, making her way in positions of increasing responsibility. Her combination of financial skills, housing knowledge and expertise in information technology have proven invaluable at the Agency. In addition, Agata’s sound judgement, determined character and commitment to client service have ensured that, whatever her role, she has made a worthy contribution.