Would you like to learn more about arts and culture in Vancouver? Do you have skills, perspective, experience you’d like to share? Do you care about issues of diversity and decolonization? Are you someone who likes to help out? Then consider getting on board! Joining the board of a small arts organization gives you an up-close and personal chance to support the workings of a creative enterprise.
President Kelly Chan is a CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant) and CA (Chartered Accountant) with more than a decade of experience in assurance services, risk assessments, and consulting for start-up organizations, who has always been passionate about the arts, culture, and community. Secretary Rika Uto is an arts and education programmer at the Carnegie Community Centre. Treasurer Vicki Chan, also a CPA/CA, currently works in the field of corporate restructuring (with previous experience in assurance and corporate tax), enjoys attending local musical events ranging from musicals to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Our other directors include Davy Chiu, a project manager with the RCMP; Serena Ko, a trade commissioner with Global Affairs Canada; and Judy Chan – our longest serving director, having been on the board since our inception in 2003! – who collaborated with celebrated author Paul Yee on an award-winning literary cookbook for children, Chinese Fairy Tale Feasts, and continues to inspire and train the next generation of fashion professionals as a teacher at Eric Hamber Secondary.
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