2016-17 Board of Directors

The people who give their time to make change happen

United Way of the Lower Mainland’s Board of Directors is a group of dedicated leaders in their professions and in our community. They volunteer their time to help govern United Way with a mix of knowledge, insight and passion.

2016 – 2017 Board of Directors


Board Chair:

Jerry Lampert, Community Leader

Vice Chair:
Mark Blucher, President & CEO, ICBC

Secretary/Treasurer: 
John DeLucchi, Managing Partner, BC Region, PwC

Board Members:
Jim Belsheim, President, Neptune Bulk Terminals (Canada) Ltd.
George Davison, President, Federation of Post-Secondary Educators (FPSE)
Robin Dhir, President, Twin Brook Developments Ltd.
Gwenne Farrell, Vice President, MoveUP Together
Joey Hartman, President, Vancouver and District Labour Council
Steve Hunt, Director, District 3, United Steelworkers Union
Rudy Kerklaan, Vice Chairman, Connor, Clark & Lunn Private Capital Ltd.
Jeannie Kilby, CUPE Local 402
Catherine Lappe, Government of Canada
Anna Lilly, Senior Vice-President and Partner, Fleishman-Hillard Canada
Sue Paish, President and CEO, Lifelabs Medical Laboratory Services
Sheryl Rivers, Sole Proprietor, Rivers Consulting Solutions
Sarah Sidhu, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Destination Canada
Duncan Sinclair, Vice Chair, Deloitte Canada
Ratana Stephens, Co-CEO & Co-Founder, Nature’s Path
Herman Van Ommen, Q.C., Partner, Litigation Group, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Kathryn Young, Partner, Boyden Global Executive Search

United Way of the Lower Mainland is grateful for the board’s dedication and commitment to improving our community. To contact any members of the United Way of the Lower Mainland Board of Directors, please call info@uwlm.ca.

Janet Andrews

Janet Andrews Secretary Treasurer, New Westminster & District Labour Council

Helen Blackburn

Helen Blackburn Chief Financial Officer, Coast Capital Savings

Frank Crema

Frank Crema Proprietor, FJC Consulting

Jennifer Cudlipp

Jennifer Cudlipp Senior Vice President British Columbia, LifeLabs

Robin Dhir

Robin Dhir President, Twin Brook Developments Ltd. & Strategic Advisor, Fasken

Walter Gerlach

Walter Gerlach Directing Business Representative Northwest District 250, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers

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