Sunshine Coast Elder College

Who We Are

Who We Are

Meet the people behind Sunshine Coast ElderCollege

The Board of Directors:

 

        2017 to 2018

  • Thomas Kern, Chair
  • Keith Maxwell, Past-chair
  • Ann Hopkins, Vice-chair
  • Bill Climie, Treasurer
  • Linda Smith, Secretary
  • Sandra Friedman
  • Ed Steeves
  • Dr. Eric Paetkau
  • Marilyn Butt
  • Ken Harper
  • Ex Officio Members:
  • Suzanne Perrault (CapU Representative)
  • Laurean Reid (Chair of Program Committee)
  • SCRD Liaison: Reagan Lovig

 

The Board of Directors oversees the operation of the Sunshine Coast ElderCollege Society. This includes developing policy and procedures, and overseeing program development for the effective operation of ElderCollege.

Monthly meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month.

The Annual General Meeting takes place in August when new Board members are elected. Board members serve two terms, each one of two year duration.

The Officers of the Board include the Chair, Vice-chair, Past-chair, Treasurer and Secretary

 

 

 

The Program Committee

 

      2017 to 2018

  • Laurean Reid, Chair
  • Bill Terry, Secretary
  • Michael Bradley
  • Dana Jantzen
  • Ron Kydd
  • Keith Maxwell
  • Jennifer Palmer
  • Jack Pope
  • Russ Tkachuk
  • Terry Webb
  • Roy Wren
 

The Program Committee plans and carries out the Sunshine Coast ElderCollege course program with the approval of the Board. It is made up of a minimum of ten people, approved by the Board:

They include:

  • Chair, ex officio member of the Board
  • Vice-Chair
  • The Current Board Past Chair
  • At least seven others with broad interests and experience and having the skills necessary to both propose and facilitate courses.
  • One of: the Program committee Chair, Vice-Chair or Current Board Past Chair attends Board meetings and reports on behalf of the Committee to the Board at each of its meetings.

All members serve for a one-year term with no limit on the number of re-appointments.