Reanna holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology from UBC. As a science co-op student, she worked at several mine sites across Canada, from copper mining in northern BC to iron ore in Labrador. After graduation she worked for 2 years as a Lab Assistant at C.F. Mineral Research, a world-renowned mineral testing facility in Kelowna specializing in diamond research. Reanna was involved in numerous projects ranging from gold to diamonds, pulverizing rocks to operating electron microprobes.
Reanna has transferred her mineral processing skills to the world of pulp testing. As Lab Technician, she collaborates with ERMP staff and researchers on low consistency refining trials and is responsible for all sample testing in the PPC pulp and paper testing lab. She also trains the ERMP Work Learn students and supervises their work.