General Membership

Exchange Inner City's Membership is comprised of 55+ local residents, representatives from local nonprofit service providers, social enterprises, businesses, 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
Aaron Munro RainCity Housing 
Amelia Huang         SFU Masters Student in Urban Planning
Anastasia Gaisenok  Check Your Head
Anna Godefroy Binners' Project Chair of Exchange Inner City
Bobby MacDonald Union Gospel Mission
Brian Rutledge Local Resident
Brennan Fitzgerald Hastings Crossing Business Improvement Association
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
Farhad Farhangfar S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Grace Tait YWCA Crabtree Corner Community Resource Centre
Hendrik Beune Local Resident
Jarett Rude Open Door Group
Jennifer Froese Directions Youth Services Centre - Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Johanna Li EMBERS
Jose Fernandez-Garcia City of Vancouver
Judy McGuire Our Place 
Kiri Bird Local Economic Development Lab & Radius SFU
Kit Rothschild PACE Society
Lydia Meister Metro Vancouver Consortium -Transitions Program
Marc Lawrence Local Resident
Marcia Nozick EMBERS
Lucia Woolgar Let's Speak Up! Initiative of the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House
Matt Smedley Mission Possible
Pete Fry Local Resident, Strathcona Resident's Association
Rocky James Metro Vancouver Aboriginal Executive Council (MVAEC)
Scott Clark Aboriginal Life in Vancouver Enhancement Society (ALIVE)
Sean Condon   Vancity Community Foundation
Shari LaLiberte Vancouver Community College
Sharon Belli Carnegie Community Centre
Shaugn Schwartz Community Impact Real Estate Society (CIRES)
Shelley Bolton East Van Roasters
Shirley Vivian Local Resident
Tom Wanklin  City of Vancouver
Viveca Ellis Community Action Network (CAN)
Wes Regan  City of Vancouver
Wilson Liang Local Resident, Exchange Inner City Administrative Assistant & Co-chair


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