Contact Information

  • Located at: 4300 Still Creek Drive, Burnaby BC, V5C 6C6
  • Phone: 604.320.0505
  • Email:

Executive Director: Bernice Scholten

Executive Assistant: Evonne Lau
Receptionist: Melissa Grandolini

Finance and Administration

  • Controller: Janice Allardyce
  • Payroll and Revenue: Annie Baltar
  • Accounts Payable and Disbursements: Rosa Gallego

Planned Giving

  • Director of Planned Giving/Major Gifts: Peter Chipman
Heart Fund / BCFRP

  • Grant Program Manager: Linda Flack
  • Individual Grants Associate: 
  • Emergency Response Grants Associate: Alana Gee
  • Administrative Assistant Heart Fund/BCFRP: Clara Fuscaldo
  • Client Services Representative BCFRP: Melissa Menzel
  • Client Services Representative BCFRP: Marta Ribeiro

Fundraising Events

  • Manager, Fundraising Events and Campaign: Andrew Forshner 
  • Fundraising Events and Campaign Coordinator: Lexa Wilms
  • Fundraising Events and Campaign CoordinatorCarlene Field
  • Fundraising Events and Campaign Coordinator: Rebecca Koch
  • Fundraising Coordinator: 

Fund Development

  • Director, Fund Development: David Coons 
  • Manager, Business Partnerships: Paul Spelliscy

Marketing and Communications

  • Director, Marketing and Communications: Ruby Ng
  • PR and Communications Coordinator: Barb Coates
  • Graphic Designer & Social Media Coordinator: Shawn MacInnes 

Volunteer Services

  • Manager of Volunteer Services: Maureen Curtis


  • Manager of Systems & Operations: Gaynor Pinchak
  • Donor Development Assistant: Sabrina Ting
  • Database Assistant: Tish Scoffins