The BC Schizophrenia Society is governed by a volunteer board of directors, with the provincial office located in Vancouver and community outreach workers (aka Regional Educators) providing support to families located in their own local communities across B.C.

BC Schizophrenia Society Board


David Halikowski – President



Jamie Graham – Vice President



Matthew Langlois – Treasurer


Colleen Crossley – Secretary
& SSC Representation

Fred Dawe – Director


Dr. John Gray – Director


Paul Bhushan – Director


Donna Motzer – Director


Don Monsour – Director


Lena Bortnick – Director


Susan Inman – Director


Erin Berger – Director


BC Schizophrenia Society Foundation


Gerhart Pahl – President



Renato Zane – Vice President



Joanne Leung – Treasurer


Graham Jones – Director


Stuart McIntosh – Director


Chris Sandy – Director


Mark Churchland – Director

Provincial Office Staff


Faydra Aldridge
Chief Executive Officer


Andrew Stewart
Director, Operations and Programs


Cynthia Loveman
Director of Development


Rinette Lagace
Financial Manager


Jean Fong
Marketing &
Communications Manager


Catherine Laron-Trout
Donor Services Manager


Rachel Phillips
Kids & Teens in Control Manager



Staff by Regions

Vancouver Island Region

Vancouver Region

Fraser Region

Interior Region

Northern Interior Region

Northwest Region

Northeast Region


Special Projects Staff

SFT-FN Interior Project


Kids & Teens in Control (Fraser Region)


ReachOut Psychosis Tour

BCSS Constitution & Bylaws (updated 2018)

View and download our latest constitution and bylaws PDF here.

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