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

Tiffany Ford, Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications

Chanelle Perrier-Telemaque, Senior Manager, Programming

Heli Vanaselja, Executive Assistant

Nicole Stewart, Senior Manager, Philanthropy

Latest News

Food For The Poor and The Sandals Foundation Partner for The Bahamas in Response to Hurricane Dorian
9 Sep 09:50 am

photo-release Hurricane Dorian Photo of Hurricane Dorian over the Bahamas  Food For The Poor Of Canada Inc...

Food For The Poor Canada standing by to help hurricane-ravaged islands of The Bahamas
2 Sep 08:24 am

‘They’re going to need a lot of help in response to the hurricane,’ says Executive Director, Samantha...

Hurricane Dorian – Donate To help with FFPC’s Emergency Response
1 Sep 01:05 pm

DONATE Food For The Poor is working with trusted partners to provide emergency response to Hurricane Dorian,...

My First School Build – By Chanelle Perrier-Telemaque​
26 Aug 12:11 pm

My very first school build with Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC), as the new Senior Manager...

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