Eva is the first recipient of a newly created Woman of Influence – Volunteerism award (2013). She has a background as a business owner and as a director of the Rural Alberta Development Fund. She served as Reeve of the MD of Bonnyville, Director of the Cold Lake and District Chamber of Commerce, and currently serves as director of the Cold Lake and District Agricultural Society. She participates on many community boards and foundations such as Hearts for Healthcare, Hospital Foundation, Medical Development and Kinisoo Performing Arts. Eva is an avid volunteer with a sincere interest in her community and region.