City Councillor: Andy Hobbs
Accessibility Coordinator: Melanie Burner
City of Richmond
6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC
Welcome to RCD new board members: Emily De Boer, Cynthia Zhou and Renee Leung.
To contact RCD Board: (first name)@rcdrichmond.org Or
contact RCD at 604-232-2404 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Samantha Siu ( Chair )
Samantha was an inaugural member of the RCD International Wheelchair Curling Bonspiel Organization in 2006. She was a banker by profession, and involved with the Vancouver Chinatown Lioness Club since 2004, and was the immediate Past President. Her passion is to serve the community and assist people in need.
Renee Leung ( Vice Chair )
Renee has a Degree of Nursing from the University of Manitoba. She has extensive knowledge and expertise in matters of equipment, as well as home and vehicle modifications; after working for 22 years with WorkSafe BC.
George Pope ( Secretary )
George has extensive skills and experience with NPO, and has been a long-time volunteer with the RCD. He excels in information & Referral, customer services and has mastered technology and databases well.
Mark Bukata ( Treasurer )
Mark is a professional individual who has over 25 years of experience in Supply Chain management delivering solutions and results to a diverse range of industries. Concurrent with his working experience he has over 15 years of instructing, training young professionals in the area.
Cynthia Zhou ( Director )
Cynthia obtained her Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering with UBC. She is active in the community and part of the YVR Environmental Advisory Committee and Richmond Advisory Committee on the Environment.
Emily De Boer ( Director )
Emily is currently studying at the Emily Carr University and is active in the community by volunteering her time with the Steveston Community Centre’s Building Committee, Maples Senior Residence Board, and Richmond Public Art Committee.
Pamela Andrews ( Director )
Pamela graduated from UBC with a BSc. Degree in Occupational Therapy in 2000 and started her career path specializing in accessibility and barrier free designs as Access Consultant, Accreditation Consultant and Guest Lecturer for UBC School of Rehabilitation Sciences.
Sarah Ho ( Director )
Sarah is the Vice Chair of the RCD Chinese Support Group and a memebr of the Community Living BC's Richmond Council Member. As parent to an adult child with disability, she has knowledge in many disability issues and community resources.
Shirley Liang ( Director )
Shirley is a long-time volunteer for the RCD; with accounting background and experience, she is a valuable addition to the RCD Board.
Tom Parker ( Director )
Tom is a partial quadriplegic as the result of a spinal cord injury in 1961. He retired in 2003 after many years working in disability related fields in several parts of Canada, and now enjoys living in Richmond and being involved with the Richmond Centre for Disability.
Vince Miele ( Director )
Vince has been an active member and community volunteer for many years.