Board of Directors

 

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Margaret Fraser, President

Margaret has been with the LVSS board since January 2016. Her background is in the non-profit sector, in key administrative roles for over 40 years. She has worked with frail seniors, youth at risk, people with mental and physical disabilities as well as in immigration support services. Margaret has lived in four provinces across Canada, and along with her husband, she returned to enjoy retirement on the North Shore. Margaret likes the “big picture” work of a board of directors, and being part of the growth of LVSS is important to her.

   
Andrea Winterbottom, Vice President

Andrea grew up in the Black Forest region in Germany and immigrated to Canada in 1980. She has been raising her two daughters (with her husband) in Lynn Valley for over 25 years. Andrea works with seniors and she is also a Yoga teacher in the community, having created a program at two local libraries called "Postures and Prompts", combining her love of yoga and writing. Andrea is a published author, and before the pandemic had planned to launch her book: "Pebbles from the Playground" at Mollie Nye House.
Andrea is community-oriented and she enjoys being an active contributor to her community and serving seniors as well as younger folks. Andrea hopes to interact with members of the Lynn Valley community and beyond in meaningful ways and she looks forward to returning to serving on the LVSS board.
   

Davood Bonyad, Treasurer

Davood has 20 years' experience in Accounting, Bachelor of Accounting, financing and cash flow, budgeting,and preparing Financial Statement. He is an experienced accountant, specializing in managing treasury and general reconciliation. His extensive experience with full-cycle accounting is a great benefit to the Board. Davood is bilingual in English and Persian. 

 

   

Tamara Weymark, Secretary

Tamara Weymark was on the LVSS board between 2017 and 2018 before departing for maternity leave. Returning in May 2020, Tamara remains committed to supporting the Lynn Valley community and contributing to the inclusive and vibrant area in which she was born and raised. She left the North Shore to pursue graduate studies in History at McGill University and has pursued further graduate work in Archival Studies and Library and Information Studies at UBC. She has worked in the non-profit sector as a Historian at the Fernie Museum and brings her passion for history, heritage preservation and her expertise in non-profit work to the LVSS. Tamara loves giving from the heart and hopes to be a friendly, approachable, and familiar face to people within her community. 

   

Rebecca Morse, Member at Large

Rebecca joined the LVSS board in October 2016.  She is a lawyer with 15 years of experience in commercial litigation and estate litigation.  She has appeared before the British Columbia Supreme Court and the British Columbia Court of Appeal.  Rebecca has also represented clients in matters before the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.  Although Rebecca has spent most of her life in British Columbia, she is a relatively new resident to Lynn Valley and moved to the neighbourhood with her family in 2015.  She is pleased to be involved with LVSS and to be part of the active and vibrant Lynn Valley community.

   

Jen Olson Lund, Member at Large

Jen has spent the last 30 years working in varied environments in Canada, New Zealand and the US. 

Jen has been involved in a number of Boards for organizations that were growing or re-envisioning themselves. She is driven by seeing a positive ripple effect and the collective impact on our communities that come from learning together.

Jen spends time with her two daughters, running and hiking with her dog, as well as studying and practicing holistic nutrition. Jen was drawn to Lynn Valley in 2005 by the mountains, the lifestyle, and the vibrant community.

   

Zee Noorani, Member at Large

Zee Noorani is a corporate finance professional with 20+ years experience in accounting, bank financing, and operations management. Zee is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Sauder School of Business at UBC. 
In addition to his role with the Lynn Valley Services Society, Zee is also a board member of Pacifica Treatment Centre Society and a member of the fundraising committee for the KidSafe Project Society. 

 


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