Board of Directors

BCAAFC's Board of Directors


Dr Sharon McIvor President

Executive Director: Conayt Friendship Society - Smithers
Vice President

Joanne Mills Vice President

Executive Director, Fraser Region Aboriginal Friendship Centre Association (FRAFCA)

Calvin Albright Secretary

Executive Director, Kermode Friendship Society

Victor Tom Treasurer

Executive Director, Kamloops Aboriginal Friendship Society

Shyla Elgie Youth Representative

Provincial Aboriginal Youth Council

Matthew Baran Director

Executive Director, Ookanake Friendship Centre

Kari Hutchison Director

Assistant Executive Director, Victoria Native Friendship Centre

Fabian Alexis Director

Vice President, North Okanagan Friendship Centre Society

Debbie Williams

Executive Director, Hii ye yu Lelum Society House of Friendship

Elijah Mack Director

Conayt Youth

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.