Dr. Sophie Schmidt: The Road to Success in Soccer and Life
UFV President Dr. Joanne MacLean welcomes UFV honorary degree recipient Sophie Schmidt to the Abbotsford campus for a Q & A session as part of the President’s Leadership Lecture Series.
Sophie is a member of the Canadian women’s national soccer team and a professional soccer player. She has played for Canada in three Olympic Games, winning a bronze medal in 2012 in London and again in 2016 in Rio. She also represented Canada at three FIFA Women’s World Cup tournaments.
Sophie is a role model for girls and women across Canada and all over the world–and she got her start right here in Abbotsford!