The B.C. 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.

B.C. 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


B.C. 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



Andrew Stewart
Interim Executive Director/Operations Manager


Cindy Charleyboy
Manager Program and Services


Cynthia Loveman
Director of Development


Rinette Lagace
Financial Administrator


Jean Fong
Communications Specialist



Catherine Laron-Trout
Donor Services


Rachel Phillips
Kids in Control &
Teens in Control Coordinator



Staff by Regions

Vancouver Island Region

Vancouver Region

Fraser Region

Interior Region

SFT-FN Interior Project

Northern Interior Region

Northwest Region

Northeast Region


BCSS Constitution & Bylaws (updated 2018)

View and download our latest constitution and bylaws PDF here.

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