Carmen Sparg is the new President of the Kelowna Chamber 2018-2019. She was introduced at the AGM/Luncheon Tuesday March 13. Immediate Past President Tom Dyas addressed the 150 guests and spent a few minutes reminiscing about his two years in office as President.
The 2017 Annual Report was distributed at the AGM Luncheon, and
is now available online. Four fresh faces are joining the Board for 2018-2019. A full list is available online at the Board of Directors tab.
We offer a special welcome to newly elected directors:
Dan Price, CFO, Dilworth Quality Homes/Emil Anderson Construction
Andrew Brunton, Partner, Pushor Mitchell LLP
Jenelle Hynes, Business Development/Customer Service, Pacific Coastal Airlines
John Devitt, Business Development/Communications, Kelowna International Airport
And we salute re-elected directors:
Shelagh Turner, Canadian Menta
l Health Association
Nikki Csek, Csek Creative
Andrew Ingenhorst, Grant Thornton LLP
Past President Tom Dyas also thanked outgoing Vice President Martine Hickman, who was Finance Chair for the past two years; Chair Women's Leadership Network 2015-2017; and Director of the Year 2017.
Graham Moir, JCI Kelowna, was also thanked for his voluntary contribution to the Board in 2017.
Past President Tom Dyas, President Carmen Sparg, Guest Speaker Renee Merrifield Wasylyk, CEO Troika Group and Mayor Colin Basran at the AGM Luncheon.
The Chamber also tabled revised By-Laws at the meeting. Voting members at the AGM voted unanimously to adopt the revised By-laws. T
hese revisions will be sent to Industry Canada for