Vicki is Professor Emeritus at the University of Alberta from the Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation.
She is a member of the Sport for Life Management Group and Leadership Group, and is helping to shape athlete development programs for young females across Canada. She holds a Sport Nutrition diploma from the IOC and sits on the board for the Edmonton Sport Council. In 2011 and 2012, Vicki was honoured by CAAWS as one of the Most Influential Women in Sport and Physical Activity. She was a member of the 1980 and 1984 Canadian Olympic Rowing team.