Helios’ connection to TBL all started from a sermon from one of TBL’s directors in Spring 2017 and was immediately impressed by what TBL is doing and its impact on the community. Since then, Helios has been extensively involved in TBL’s work, from sound production to day-to-day operations.
Fiona has been working for nonprofits for more than 10 years and has a heart for small organizations and church missions. With a background in fundraising, events and marketing, she started at TBL as a volunteer on the Marketing Committee and later on became our Marketing Coordinator.
Peter Van Velzen
Peter Van Velzen is Chair of the Board of Directors. Peter has resided in York Region his entire life. Over the years he has participated in and held a number of positions in a variety of non-profit organizations. He has always had a strong sense of obligation and devotion to these organizations. His experience as a small business owner for the past 30 years has provided him with the tools and experience necessary to aid in his volunteer roles.
William (Bill) McMullen
William (Bill) McMullen is a Senior Partner of Norton McMullen LLP, a firm of chartered professional accountants in Markham, Ontario. He has extensive experience in accounting, taxation, and unique issues related to nonprofit organizations.
Winston Miller is a retired director of cbm Canada (Christian Blind Mission). He has extensive management experience, having served at senior management levels in both Ontario provincial and municipal public services.
CY Yan is a pastor and currently serves as OMF’s Director for Connections East Asia. He gives oversight to all matters relating to OMF mobilization, events, conferences, and activities with the church community in Ontario. He brings strong spiritual leadership to the board.
Peter Friberg is a retired school principal and a former special education consultant. He has been a volunteer narrator at the Talking Book Library since 1995.
Raymond Chiu is an assistant professor at the Goodman School of Business at Brock University. He has been involved in the creation of social enterprises, the leadership of a community development organization, direct marketing for a foundation, and a senior research role at World Vision Canada.
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