Regional Government

Judy Sentes

For twenty-eight years Judy Sentes has always had a passion for community involvement in Penticton supporting the areas of sports; tourism; the arts as well as social issues through her volunteerism.

After over twenty years as the Executive Director of the OSNS Child Development Centre, Judy retired in July of 2013.

First elected to Penticton City Council in 2008, Judy was re-elected in 2011 and again in 2014. Her duties have included being a Penticton representative to the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS); Vice-Chair of the Okanagan Similkameen Regional Health District (OSRHD); Council liaise to the Downtown Revite Committee; Penticton & District Community Arts Council (PDCAC); the Shatford Centre and the Arts & Culture Advisory Committee. As well she has been a City representative to the Penticton Industrial Development Association (PIDA); the Library; Heritage & Museum Advisory Committee and the Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee.

Judy is the mother of three grown children, Jocelyn, Paul and Janine, and is the grandmother of five delightful grandchildren. She enjoys gardening, boating, walking, movies, reading and music