UBC OK full dimensions President-Circle-Scroller   
   
Home > Chamber > About Us > Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Untitled 1

Advisory: Nominations for the 2016-2017 Kelowna Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are currently being sought.

In a volunteer capacity, members of the Board of Directors of the Kelowna Chamber provide a leadership role in determining the long-term direction and policy decisions of the Chamber. They provide expertise to maintain a high standard of advocacy, services, programs and opportunities delivered by the Kelowna Chamber. Eight Director positions are available for the coming term. Five incumbent Directors are seeking election; additionally there are 3 vacant positions.

2016-2017 Incumbent Directors:

-Nikki Csek, Csek Creative; incumbent .5 term
-Martine Hickman, BDC; incumbent 1 term
-Jeff Robinson, Rush Ihas Hardwick; incumbent 1 term
-Carmen Sparg, Total Interiors; incumbent 2 terms
-Shelagh Turner, Canadian Mental Health Association; incumbent .5 term

To be eligible to sit on the Board of Directors, members must be able to commit to a two-year term on the Board and must be a member in good standing for at least 30 days prior to the date of the close of nominations. Applicants require the written endorsement of two other Kelowna Chamber members. If you are interested in serving on the board, please click here for the application form.

Applications must be received at the Kelowna Chamber office by 4:00 pm on Monday, February 8, 2016 at which point nominations will close. If additional applications are received exceeding the number of eligible positions, a ballot will be e-mailed to all voting members following the close of nominations for an electronic vote. For further information, contact Caroline Grover, CEO at 250-469-7356 or email caroline@kelownachamber.org.

2015/2016 Executive Committee


President
Ken Carmichael
BDO

 

 

 

 

 


Executive Vice-President
Tom Dyas
TD Benefits


Past President
Curtis Darmohray
Pushor Mitchell LLP

 

 

 

 

 

 
Vice-President
Carmen Sparg
Total Office


Vice-President
Jeff Robinson
Rush Ihas Hardwick LLP

 

 

 

 

 

 


Vice-President
Martine Hickman
Business Development Bank of Canada

         

 
2015/2016 Directors
 

 

 

 

 

 


Angela Nagy
GreenStep Solutions Inc. 


Brian Bonsma
Speedpro Signs

 

 

 

 

 


Una Gabie
Touchstone Law Group

 




Cheryl Fraser
Dilworth Homes

 

 

 

 

 


Stuart Grant
MNP LLP



Al Hildebrandt,
QHR Technologies Inc.  

 

 

 

 

 



Shelagh Turner
CMHA   



Nikki Csek
Csek Creative 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Donna Markin
Orchard Park Shopping Centre

       

2015/2016 Appointees
 


Kevin Lavigne
Kelowna Jaycees

 
Tracy Gray
City of Kelowna


Dr. Barry McGillivray
Okanagan School of Business


Corinne Shoranick
JCI Okanagan

 

 

Michele Leeners

Additional Information

Executive Committee Mandate
Board of Directors Mandate