Amber Cachelin is the owner/operator of Greensleeves Electric Ltd; her company offers residential and commercial electrical services in Kamloops, with a focus on solar energy systems and other renewables. Amber obtained her Red Seal Journeyman Qualification as an Electrician in March of 2016, and has her FSR Class B, and St. John’s Ambulance First Aid certification. After spending 6 years working in various aspects of electrical installations in BC and Alberta, and with a keen interest in renewable energy, she decided to pursue self-employment so accessed CFTC’s Self-Employment services through WorkBC referral. Amber participated in workshops which supported the creation of her business plan, as well as topics around marketing, bookkeeping, Human Resource management, and business administration. In the fall of 2017 Greensleeves Electric opened for business.