Board of Directors


Meet the people who serve on our Board of Directors. They guide our efforts to improve service and care, fund and advance research, educate the communities we serve and mobilize support for the disease.


Robert Piasentin (Chair), Partner, McMillan LLP

Brenda Eaton (First Vice Chair), ICD.D Corporate Director

Karen Thompson (Second Vice Chair/Secretary), Director, Portfolio Manager, Odlum Brown Ltd.

Doug Pearce (Treasurer), ICD.D Corporate Director

Bill Baker, Principal, BB&Co Strategic Storytelling

Paul Blanchet, former Vice-President, iCompass Technologies (retired)

Brent Buchan, Client Partner, BC Health Sector - DXC Advanced Solutions

Craig Burns, former Provincial Manager, Client Services, Canadian Red Cross (retired)

Amy McCallion, Corporate Secretary, BC Hydro Board of Directors

Val Stevens, former Director, Island Health (retired)

Karen Tanaka, Strategy, Marketing & Business Development, ICD.D

Joann Wong Bittle, Principal, JT Management Inc.