Professor Emerita, Adult Education
BA (University of British Columbia), MA (Covenant Theological Seminary), MEd (University of Toronto), EdD (University of Toronto)
Prior to her appointment at Regent, Thena Ayres worked with Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship for many years as a university staff worker, co-ordinator of the BC university staff team, and Girls Camp Director at Pioneer Pacific Camp. During these years she worked with adults, teens, and children and developed and taught numerous staff and student courses and workshops. She was one of the Senior Staff Trainers in both Canadian Inter-Varsity and IFES, (International Fellowship of Evangelical Students).
She is an Anglican and a Trustee with the Canadian Langham Trust and on the Advisory Board of Artizo.