Berni works in the domestic abuse and sexual violence sector in North Wales and is employed by Stepping Stones as Director of Services.
Berni previously operated in the mental health sector for Mind and worked with a range of people who required mental health support. Working in mental health it was important to her to have a reputable qualification, so she recently gained an MSc in Mental Health Psychology with Merit from the University of Liverpool.
Prior to working in the Mental Health Sector Berni worked in the Further Education Sector for 15 years and was employed by Yale College/Coleg Cambria as a Lecturer. She has had previous governor experience as she was a member of the Board of Governors for five years when Yale and Deeside College merged.