Board of Directors

BCAAFC's Executive Committee is a dynamic and diverse team committed to achieving and supporting the mandate of the BCAAFC.


Annette Morgan President

Executive Director: Dze L K'ant Friendship Centre - Smithers
1st vice President

Barb Ward-Burkitt 1st Vice

Executive Director: Prince George Native Friendship Centre
2n vice President

Rosanna McGregor 2nd Vice

Executive Director: Cariboo Friendship Society, Williams Lake

Bruce Parisian Treasurer

Executive Director: Victoria Native Friendship Centre

Cyndi Stevens Secretary

Executive Director: Port Alberni Friendship Center

Anna Horianopoulos NAFC Representative

Executive Director: Friendship House of Prince Rupert Association

Marjorie White Elder Advisor

Marjorie White has been a life-long advocate for Indigenous people.

Eric Klapatiuk Youth Representative


Leslie Varley Executive Director

BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres

The BCAAFC's Executive Committee includes seven voting officers elected by the membership at the Annual General Meeting, inclusive of a representative from the Provincial Aboriginal Youth Council (PAYC). There are also two non-voting advisors, BCAAFC Executive Director and an Elder Advisor from the BCAAFC's Elders Council. The Executive Committee volunteers their time to advise and work with the BCAAFC on the memberships strategic direction and building relationships with government and other stakeholders to improve the quality of life for Indigenous Peoples in BC.