Board of Directors

FAN Board Meeting

Introducing Our Board

IIIThese people are the committed and passionate drivers behind the good work that FAN is doing. They meet regularly to ensure the organization is meeting its strategic goals and work hard to keep the society in good standing. They have fantastic ideas, connections to the community and all care deeply for our region’s families and children.

  • Cindy Hall: Project Scientist, Trail Health and Environment Program, Co-Chair
  • Emma MacLean: Family Advancement Worker, Trail FAIR Society, Treasurer
  • Melissa Gresley-Jones: Community Member,  Secretary
  • Julia Stockhausen: Manager, Infant Development Program, Kootenay Family Place, Co-Chair
  • Jeanine Beck: SAIP and PEACE Counsellor, Director at Large
  • Jayne Garry: Community Engagement Leader, Teck Metals Ltd., Director at Large 
  • Holly Mohammed: Supported Child Development, KFP, Director at Large    

Team of diverse backgrounds all with lived experience

Our Staff

The Family Action Network relies on the passion and commitment from our team to make sure every child in our community is supported. We have four part-time contract staff, leaning on each of their expertise, to provide services that invest in families, making this the best place to raise a child.  

  • Heather Glenn-Dergousoff: Executive Director and Project Coordinator 
  • Katy Dunsmore: Projects and Media lead
  • Tasha-Ann Bussell: Member Liaison 
  • Sally Erwin: Community Outreach Navigator

Organization Involvement

FAN welcomes interest from community members who would like to be involved in our organization. There are opportunities to connect on a project-basis or in an ongoing way with the work we do to make this region the best place to raise a child. For more information, contact our Regional Coordinator at 1-855-368-3707.

FAN Board Meeting