Our Board of Directors

Let us present our board member and advisory
This are the advodiry to help us struture the organization brow thour the years help us mantain our mission and vision

brendan brock

01. Brendan Brock


Brendan Brock is a lawyer at Peterson Stark Scott in Surrey, BC participating in civil and commercial litigation. He is also counsel for


02. Cory Herman


Start Date: March 2010 to March 2013. November 2016, Occupation: Business Development Manager in the Agro and Lumber industry

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03. Rita Benkhalti


It is Rita’s destiny to participate in creating peace, understanding and cooperation between different cultures. Literally; it’s in her DNA!

Monica Reyes

04. Monica Reyes

Member at Large

Monica Reyes was born and raised in Concepcion, Chile and became a Canadian citizen in 2005. Reyes has been involved in the arts and culture


05. Pierre C. Bourbonnais

Member at Large

Pierre is highly dedicated and experienced in NGO Management and Development programmes as well as private & public sector consulting in Lat


06. Ivan Bento

Member at Large

Ivan has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Federal University of Parana, Brazil) and a MBA (International Business) obtained at Lynn Unive

Francisco Perello

07. Francisco A. Perello

Advisory Board Member

Born and raised in the Dominican Republic, and calls Canada home since 1993. He travelled and worked in over dozen countries.

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08. Antonio Arreaga

Advisory Board Member

Honorary Consul of Costa Rica, BC

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09. Glenn Sigurdon

Advisory Board Member

Principal in Smythe Ratcliffe LLP  SFU Beedie School of Business University of Manitoba Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Hons.), Economics York


10. Marshall Gallardo

Advisory Board Member

Marshall Gallardo is a seasoned program administrator. With over 10 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector, he has acquired the ne

elmer sum

11. Elmer Sum

Advisory Board Member

Managing Director of Genentech Exchange

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12. Xavier Wenzel

Past Board Member/ Active supporter

My practice focuses on providing accounting, assurance and tax compliance services to both private and public companies. As a native Span

Meet our Past Board Members

Carolina Ordoñez
Vice President Operations at Advance Central Communications Inc

Emilio Rivero
General Director at Envirofit Mexico

John Mcpherson
Sector Development Manager | Cleantech at Vancouver Economic Commission

Stephen Holmes
Barrister, Solicitor & Notary at Holmes & Co | Honorary Consul of Malta

Etienne Walter

Etienne Walter
Advisory Board Member

Ashli Komaryc
Program Manager - CertWork at Canadian


Cory Herman
Project Manager at Biocentral


Sherese Johnson
Founder at Change from Inside Strategies


Pilar Román
External Relations Department at Metro Vancouver