The Volunteer Centre operates with both paid and volunteer staff that includes an Executive Director and Coordinator, and Volunteers for Advisors, Publicity and Special Events.
Louise Howes – Executive Director
Louise joined Volunteer Campbell River (VCR) in 2007 as the Volunteer Centre Coordinator and became the Executive Director in 2011. She holds a Certificate in Non-profit Management from North Island College and has attended various workshops, conferences and training sessions relating to Board Development, Non-profit Management and Volunteer Management. Read more…
Louise can be reached at email@example.com
Christine Kleinsteuber – Volunteer and Community Engagement Coordinator
Christine started with VCR in May 2018 and is our new Volunteer & Community Engagement Coordinator. With her friendly outgoing personality, volunteer and non-profit experience and administrative skills, she is a perfect fit for our frontline staff person.
Her main duties are to assist clients with finding volunteer opportunities and completing volunteer Police Information Checks, administration of the online volunteer recruitment & referral software system, liaising between volunteers and volunteer coordinators, maintaining our website and volunteer databases, and providing office support.
Christine sits on the Board of the North Island Metis Association as the Women’s Representative in Campbell River, is Community Council Chair of the BC Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) CR Branch, a member and volunteer of Campbell River Partners for Animal Welfare Society (CR PAWS), and Vancouver Island Ferret Education and Rescue Team (VI FERT). She also participates in many special events around the community.
Christine can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org Monday – Thursday 10 am – 2 pm.
Advisor Gerry Cochrane
Office Helper & Publicity Marion Franklin
Office Helper & Special Events Lynda Harris
Special Events Lois Howes