Our People

Board of Directors

Robert Ready,  (Chair) retired Senior Executive, Government of Canada, previous High Commissioner to Jamaica and The Bahamas

Brett Miller, (Treasurer) CPA, CA, CBV, MBA Financial Advisory Services

Sean Shannon, Senior Executive with Marketing and P&L Leadership experience

Audrea Golding, Immigration Lawyer

Lisa Moore, Director of a National Social Justice Program

Andre Bastian, Wealth Management

Maria Hunt, Capital Markets Professional

David Oswald, Founder and President, DE Design + Environment Inc and Associate Professor at Royal Roads University.

Mark Herron, Semi-Retired CFO


Samantha Mahfood, Executive Director

Marianne Myklestu, Operations Manager

Heli Vanaselja, Donor Relations and Stewardship Coordinator

Nicole Stewart, Senior Manager, Philanthropy

Latest News

FFPC joins charities in letter to prime minister to take federal action to protect charities
27 Mar 03:33 pm

Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) has joined a growing list of Canadian charities in a letter...

26 Mar 04:42 pm

In light of the current global pandemic, COVID-19, countries around the world are scrambling to source adequate...

Soup and Layettes shipped to Jamaica
13 Mar 03:17 pm

Another shipment is on it’s way to Jamaica thanks to the ongoing support of Canadian donors and...

we’re hiring: senior project manager position
28 Feb 06:11 pm

Food For The Poor Canada is seeking a SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS to provide expertise for our...

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