Bertilia first joined DOMLEC in 1997 as part of the Human Resources team and became leader of the HR team in 2001. Bertilia grew with in the business and was appointed General Manager of Dominica Electricity Services Limited (DOMLEC) in 2014, the first woman and first non-engineer appointed to lead Dominica’s sole utility.
Prior to joining DOMLEC, Bertilia worked in education and for the National Development Foundation of Dominica.
She has served as a Director on the board of several organizations including Dominica Social Security, Dominica Cooperative Credit Union Societies’ League and Caribbean Electric Utility Corporation (CARILEC). She is currently a member of Dominica’s Technical and Vocational Education and Training Council.