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With leaders from government, non-profit and business communities, the annually-elected YWCA board of directors assumes responsibility for the policies, programs and strategic direction of YWCA Metro Vancouver, and provides advice and vision on a broad range of strategic and operational matters.

2019-2020 Board of Directors

  • Chair: Lisa Coltart
  • Vice-Chair: Valerie Mann
  • Treasurer: Morna Creedon Sileika
  • Secretary: Marilyn Mauritz 

Board members

  • Barbara Bahry
  • Paulina Cameron
  • Elayna Diemert
  • Lawrie Ferguson
  • Cathy Imrie
  • Dianne Sparrow
  • Diane Sullivan
  • Vickie Whitehead

YWCA leadership team

Chief Executive Officer

Deb Bryant
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Executives

    Michelle Sing,
    VP of Human Resources, Volunteers, Communications & Crabtree Corner Community 


 

 

 

 

 

Helen Ghabel,
VP of Finance

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arthur Mills,
VP of Hotel and Housing Development

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carolyn Neilson,
VP of Employment Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shannon Newman-Bennett,
Director of Family Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sandy Reimer, 
Director of Health + Fitness

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lisa Rupert,
VP of Housing Services and Violence Prevention

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brenda Ulmer,
VP of Fund Development and Special Events

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amy Juschka,
Director of Communications and Advocacy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Raphael Lim, Director, Risk, Compliance, and Information Technology