Our dedicated Board members guide the organization to stay true and respectful to our principles and guide the Governance and Resource Development of the organization. We are growing to fulfill our capacity in the community while constantly keeping their eyes on the FRIS Mission, Purpose and Vision.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Shannon Adams, President
Clarence Hall, Vice President
RoseAnne Timbrell, Director
Jessica Eckstein, Treasurer
Emily Hinman, Secretary
Ginna Berg, Executive Director
Nazila Hajyzadeh, Accountant
Candice Sharpe, Administration
Lizette Peters, Housing Support Worker
Amelia Blair, Early Years Cultural Advisor
Don Wells, Program Manager (Family Development)
Darell Gaddie, Program Aide
Jim Reilly, Resource Navigator
Stephen Schumacher, Family Strengthening Worker
Roy Leathem, Family Strengthening Worker
Volunteers: We search out those with strength in diversity in heritage and experience, education, vocation, and training. You have a perspective and a voice to be heard.
You want to be involved with what we do, with a limited time commitment. Give us a call and we can discuss what opportunities there are to share what you do best.
Continued growth and success
Maintain and enhance community partnerships
Provide Support Services for Indigenous children, youth, individuals and families
A Fraser River Indigenous Society all nation gathering place
AS WE LOOK AHEAD
Central gathering place, one that is visible, accessible and known in the community that:
Recognizes Coast Salish Territory and the multiple Aboriginal representations in the area
Makes an Indigenous presence a priority, and recognizes the large off-reserve presence.
Ensures that people know and understand the traditional territories of the Katzie, Kwantlen and Kwikwetlem Nations.