Kootenay Boundary

Board of Directors

Judy Pollard, Chair

Judy lives on the north shore just outside Nelson, is a retired early childhood educator and ECE instructor at Selkirk College.

Members at Large

Maxine Ruzicka

Representative of the member agency Boundary Family & Individual Services Society

Margaret Nickle

Representative of the member agency Castlegar & District Community Services Society

Duncan Grady // Jim Quigley

Representative of the member agency Circle of Indigenous Nations Society

Jim Fenning

Representative of the member agency Freedom Quest Youth Services Society

Charlene Covington

Representative of the member agency Kootenay Family Place

Aanyta Fahrenbruch

Aanyta is a full time faculty member in the Early Childhood Care and Education program at Selkirk College  and has been a passionate advocate for children and families, having worked in early learning and development for over 30 years.
Representative of the member agency Kootenay Kids Society

Larissa Kasianenko

Larissa Kasianenko lives in Balfour, is a retired educator and chair of the board of the Kutenai Art Therapy Institute Association, Nelson, BC.
Representative of the member agency Kutenai Art Therapy Institute

Phyllis Nash

Phyllis lives in Nelson, is a retired social worker and social work instructor at Selkirk College
Representative of the member agency Nelson CARES

Cathy Leugner

Representative of the member agency Nelson Community Services Centre

Carole Summer

Representative of the member agency North Kootenay Lake Community Services

Stephanie Andrade e Castro

Representative of the member agency West Kootenay Women’s Association & Nelson Women’s Centre