General Membership

Exchange Inner City's Membership is comprised of 55+ local residents, representatives from local nonprofit service providers, social enterprise, business, and municipal staff. It is a volunteer membership comprised of committed individuals who are passionate about creating inclusive economies, and being actively involved in local social policies and systems change.

We are grateful for our diverse membership, and each individual members' time and commitment to the organization. In 2017, over 1500 hours of volunteer time from Exchange members was provided to support and grow the organization.

Below you will find a list of our active members and their community representation.

Members' Name Representation
Alysha Osbourne 2 Paycheques Away
Maisaloon Al-Ashkar Check Your Head
Landon Hoyt Binners' Project 
Bobby MacDonald Union Gospel Mission
Brian Rutledge Local Resident
Adam Hayashi Hastings Crossing Business Improvement Association
Cheralyn Chok UBC Social Innovation Academy
Chris Neale-Clark Local Resident, DTES Vancouver Business Directory
David LePage Buy Social Canada
Davin Boutang Local Resident
Deanna Wing Central City Foundation
Elizabeth Ballantyne Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House
Elizabeth Chick Buy Social Canada
Farhad Farhangfar S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Grace Tait YWCA Crabtree Corner Community Resource Centre
Heather Holroyd UBC Learning Exchange
Kate Hodgson RayCam Co-operative Centre
Sean Miles Open Door Group
Vacant position Directions Youth Services Centre - Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Johanna Li EMBERS , Co-chair of Exchange Inner City
Jose Fernandez-Garcia City of Vancouver
Judy McGuire Our Place 
Karla Kloepper Carnegie Community Centre
Kiri Bird Local Economic Development Lab & Radius SFU
Naveed Noorani Potluck Cafe Society
Paloma Amato Metro Vancouver Consortium -Transitions Program
Marc Lawrence Local Resident
Marcia Nozick EMBERS
Matt Hessey Hessey Consulting
Tintin Yang Let's Speak Up! Initiative of the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House
Matt Smedley Mission Possible
Vacant position Metro Vancouver Aboriginal Executive Council (MVAEC)
Sarah Beley Working Gear
Scott Clark Aboriginal Life in Vancouver Enhancement Society (ALIVE)
Scott Maxwell Local Resident
Sean Condon   Vancity Community Foundation & 312 Main
Shari LaLiberte Vancouver Community College
Diana Buric Evelyne Saller Centre
Shaugn Schwartz Community Impact Real Estate Society (CIRES)
Steve Johnston Community Impact Real Estate Society (CIRES)
Shelley Bolton East Van Roasters
Shirley Vivian Local Resident
Theodora Lamb Strathcona Business Improvement Association
Tom Wanklin  City of Vancouver
Tori Williamson Buy Social Canada
Viveca Ellis Community Action Network (CAN)
Shabna Ali City of Vancouver
Wilson Liang Local Resident, Exchange Inner City Administrative Assistant & Co-chair


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