Joan Stevenson

Joan Catherine Stevenson was born in 1937 in Nanaimo, British Columbia, and has lived in various parts of BC. Following a three-year stint in the Royal Canadian Air Force as a recreation specialist, she joined the federal government's Corrections Services. She was later appointed as the first woman classifications and counselling officer in a men's prison. Joan married Kyle Stevenson, a parole officer later appointed to the National Parole Board. After a period in Victoria, they moved to...See more