KCCS Board of Directors

Board members present at the 2017 Summer BBQ. Listed from L-R: Alex, Daniel, Arjan, Melissa, Oscar, Duncan, Don, Kathleen, David and Michael
Absent:Morag, Keiko, Anne, Humaira, Hamza, Melina, Robert and Fred

Our Mission is to provide programs, activities and services that respect individual differences and enhance community spirit, while meeting the recreational and social needs of all residents in the Kerrisdale Community.

Community members are welcome to volunteer as a committee member, or they can be elected onto the Board at the Annual General Meeting, or during the year as space permits.

Society Board of Directors 2017-2018

President ………………………………………………… Kathleen Bigsby
Past President……………………………………………. Robert Lockhart
Vice President……………………………………………. Don Munton
Vice President……………………………………………. Duncan Ainslie
Treasurer…………………………………………………. Michael Tjaya
Secretary………………………………………………….. David Eaton

Board Members

Humaira Akhtar, Oscar Bisnar, Alexander Cherkezoff, Daniel Conrad, Arjan Grewal, Keiko Honda, Melina Hung, Fred Jay, Hamza Kamal, Anne Monahan, Morag Pansegrau, Melissa Woo

Administrative Assistant: Alison Verghese

Participate and Join the Board of Directors!

The Kerrisdale Community Centre Society is NOW seeking volunteers to be part of the Board of Directors. MORE INFO

  • Contribute to the community
  • Learn more about your Centre 
  • Have a say in what happens  
  • Meet new people

Get Involved with Your Community—Become a Director of  KCCS

Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) has more than 70-year history of delivering recreational, social and artistic programs and services to the Kerrisdale community.
Strong communities rely on their own resources, and Kerrisdale is both a strong and evolving neighbhourhood with ever-changing needs. One of those needs is for you to get involved and KCCS offers a great opportunity to do so.
By becoming a Director you can channel your ideas and energy to help identify and meet the needs of local residents, and contribute towards building a stronger community. It also offers you the opportunity to:

  • Champion causes dear to the Kerrisdale neighbourhood;
  • Volunteer your technical, social and creative skills for the common good;
  • Gain professional credit for making a community contribution (for example, accountants);
  • Influence the implementation of programs and services provided by KCCS.

Election of Directors will take place at the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) Annual General Meeting on February 15, 2017.  KCCS invites YOU to get involved and join the Board of Directors. For more details view the Board Info Sheet Here. An application form for nomination to the Board of Directors is also available from the Kerrisdale Community Centre main reception desk.


You should include any past experience in teaching, fundraising, promotions, legal work, finance or administration. Let us know what your interests are in the community,and if you have any other board experience.
You will be invited to attend the next Annual General Meeting. Board members will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

For more information contact Alison at kerrisdaleccsociety@gmail.com


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