Jackie Toews

Jackie is the Okanagan Regional Manager with Volleyball BC and is a key person in the delivery of volleyball throughout the province.

Jackie has coached at numerous levels, including development and high performance programs. She has experience with both indoor and beach contexts and has had the opportunity to coach both female and male athletes.

This is Jackie’s 12th season as a member of the UBC Okanagan Heat coaching staff and she specializes in coordinating the Heat’s serve receive and defensive systems. As a former player, her extensive knowledge and expertise of playing the backcourt has been a huge asset to the Heat program. In 2005/06, she was one of only ten women nation-wide who had qualified for the CCAA Female Mentor Coach Program.

A former four-year starter and team captain with the program, Jackie has been awarded Provincial All-Star twice, Provincial Championship Tournament MVP, and OUC Female Athlete of the Year.