Our Team

We are proud of our passionate and hard-working team at Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver. Their continual hard work enables the programs and services for children and youth mentees across Greater Vancouver.

To become a part of this excellent team, visit our career page here.

Executive Staff

Valerie Lambert, CPA, CA
Executive Director

Slav Gudelj
General Manager, Clothing Donation Operations

Rose Higgins
Program Director

Mandy Wong
Manager, Development, and Marketing

Sharon Lamb
Senior HR Generalist

Emily Yung 
Director, Finance and Systems

Program Staff

Rose Higgins
Program Director

Annie Pham
Senior Program Manager, Site Based

Loreen Kishor
Program Manager, Surrey

Shannon Huynh
Senior Program Manager, Community

Adriano Clemente
Family Support Specialist

Aisha Abji
Mentoring Coordinator

Angela Rodriguez
Teen and Youth Leadership Coordinator

Cindy Chan
Mentoring Coordinator

Danielle Olson
Site Based Lead & Supervisor

Emily Irvine
Administration and Events Assistant

Hina Butt
Mentoring Coordinator

Kudret Sekhon
Mentoring Coordinator

Kevin Chau
Mentoring Coordinator

Kharen Lutchenberg
Volunteer Intake Coordinator

Kimiko Yamada
Senior Program Administrator

Kiran Deol
Mentoring Coordinator

Leanne Yeung
Assessment Lead

Navkiran Brar
Engagement & Inclusion Specialist and Supervisor

Pamela Marin
Assessment Lead and Supervisor

Rayhaan Khan
Mentoring Coordinator

Shey Husini
Mentoring Coordinator

Shintaro Tachihara
Mentoring Coordinator

Development and Marketing

Mandy Wong
Manager, Development and Marketing

Wes Martin
Manager, Marketing and Recruitment

Andrée Nash
Events Officer

Katinka Neumann
Events and Marketing Coordinator

Julia Shepek
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Teresa Quach (On Parental Leave)
Development Officer

Luke Coad (Parental Leave Coverage)
Development Officer

Airi Nakamoto
Development Coordinator

Finance and Administration

Emily Yung, CPA, CA
Director, Finance and Systems

Dennis Topp
Accounting Administrator

Sharlene Kumar
Senior Accountant

Sharon Lamb
Senior HR Generalist

Ale Vega
Office Administrator

Big Brothers Clothing Donation

To book a pick-up, fill out the online form, or contact us at:

Tel: 604-526-2447
Toll Free: 1-866-521-4393

For inquiries related to donation bins, please contact us at: bins@renewcrew.com

Slav Gudelj
General Manager

Doug Hamilton
Operations Manager, Vancouver Operations

Jennifer Liban-Amistad
Operations Manager, Call Centre Operations

Reyna Maravilla
Partnership Program Coordinator / Supervisor

Mary Melecio
Bin Program Coordinator

Eloisa Verzosa
Administrative Assistant

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