Bonnie relocated to Parksville in 1990 with her family. She earned her accounting degree in 2003 and has an accounting office in Parkville. Bonnie has enjoyed volunteering with a number of local organizations, usually as Treasurer, and was appointed to the SOS Board in 2017. Her daughter and family lives in Comox and she has two lovely little granddaughters with whom she enjoys playing with. She also enjoys swimming, hiking and yoga.