United Way relies on an incredible team of dedicated volunteers and employees to make great things happen every day across the Southern Interior of BC.

Diversity Policy

The Southern Interior BC Board

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Our Board of Directors is a group of professionals and leaders within the community who volunteer their time to govern United Way Southern Interior BC. They contribute their unique insight and knowledge to ensure that the United Way is run responsibly and fulfills its mission.

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Sinead Scanlon

Board Chair

Senior Manager, BDO Canada LLP (Kelowna)
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Kathy Conway

Past Chair

President and CEO, Interior Savings Credit Union
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Jennifer Robins


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Peter Shannon

Finance Committee Chair

VP, Business Banking – Diversified Industries, BMO Bank of Montreal
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Greg McGowan


1st Vice President, South Okanagan Boundary Labour Council
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Sandi Fazan


Domestic Violence Coordinator, RCMP
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Scott Murray

Bylaws Committee Chair

Lawyer, Connect Family Law
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Doug Patton

Resource Development Chair

Vice President & Market Manager, BMO Private Banking
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Steve Morrison


Lawyer, Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP
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Peter Pogue


President, Kal-Mor Mortgages and Investments Ltd.

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Cheryl Stone


Secretary, North Okanagan Labour Council

Southern Interior BC Staff

Our team is a dedicated group of professionals who each bring a unique skill set and perspective to the table. They all have one common goal in mind: to make the community in which they live the best it can be.

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Kahir Lalji

Executive Director


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Sherry Ferronato

Director, Community Investment and Wellness
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Morgan Brannon

Director, Resource Development
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Jeanne Legua

Director, Events and Community Engagement
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Jeremy Lugowy

Manager, Corporate and Workplace Giving
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Naomi Woodland

Manager, Community Impact and Poverty Reduction
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Tracy Williamson

Manager, North Okanagan Community Engagement
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Renata Lima

Communications Coordinator
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Marie Martin

Finance & Administration Associate
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Emily Beatty

Community Investment and Events Associate
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Reanne Holden-Amadio

Manager, Community Investment (Maternity Leave)

GenNext Cabinet

Under the umbrella of the United Way, GenNext works to encourage young professionals to give back to their community. The Cabinet is made up of emerging leaders who are passionate about volunteerism and furthering the United Way’s mission.

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Zach Webster

Cabinet Co-Chair
Corporate Training Specialist, Okanagan College
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Charmaine Pearce

Cabinet Co-Chair
Program Manager, Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs
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Majic Greenwood

Co-Director, Community Engagements, Events and MarCom
Paralegal, Montgomery Miles & Stone
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Nicole Sapieha

Co-Director, Communications and Marketing
Marketing and Administration Support, Women’s Enterprise Centre
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Michele Davies

Co-Director, Events and Community Engagement
Mortgage Broker, Mortgage West Vernon
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Rachel Cramen

Customer Service Rep, BMO
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David Ollech

Director of Memberships
Management student, UBC Okanagan
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Reese Willcox

Member at Large
Professional hockey player, Hershey Bears

Find out more about GenNext and the work they do at their homepage.

GenNext Home Page

Our volunteers contribute their time, expertise and talent to improve lives in their communities – join us and make a difference!