Flaro was appointed vice-chairperson of WorkSafeNB’s board of
directors on January 18, 2017.
Born in Montreal and raised in Glengarry County, Ont., she has
served as the executive director of Ability New Brunswick since
2006. A sociology graduate from the University of New Brunswick,
she has 15 years of leadership experience in the
non-profit/community-based sector, specifically health and
Flaro believes in community development and person-centered
planning to ensure people can be as independent as possible and
fully participate in our communities. She has extensive experience
in governance and administration, program development and
evaluation, and a passion for social policy. She also serves on
several government committees and boards related to poverty,
employment, health and disability. She lives with her husband,
Brad, and their two pugs, Clancy and Gracie, in Fredericton.