The Board of Directors


The Board of Directors is a group of volunteers led by the Board Chair, committed to ensuring that our local Habitat does the best possible work in pursuit of its goal to end the cycle of poverty through affordable homeownership. Board members can serve for a maximum of two terms (one term = three years) and are elected at the Annual General Meeting (AGM).


The Board is responsible for the overall governance of Habitat Mid-Vancouver Island; actively engaged in determining the future strategies and are advocates in the community for Habitat’s work.

I have been volunteering with Habitat for Humanity for many years and in several different communities. No organization does more to support the well-being and growth of families than Habitat for Humanity. - Jeff Krafta, TD Canada Trust Bank Manager

Board of Directors 2016-2017

Dave Hitchcock Director
Lynne Henshaw Board Chair
Bill Anderson Treasurer
Jessie Chalmers Director
Jeff Krafta Vice Chair

Habitat Staff

The work of Habitat Mid-Vancouver Island is entrusted to dedicated staff who would be pleased to answer questions or provide you with more information about the organization.

Marcel Executive Director
Daisy Customer greeter
"My job is interesting & fun. I work with great people at an organization I believe in."
Dawn ReStore Manager
Libby Executive Assistant
Betty Accounting
Les Build Manager
"I enjoy working with customers, staff, & knowing we help the environment."
Miki ReStore Employee
"I like our team, customers & providing families with affordable housing."
Wendi ReStore Employee
"I love our team, and helping folks reuse things that would otherwise go to the landfill!"
Nathan ReStore Employee
"I like the variety in my job. It changes every day with new donations coming in."
Phil ReStore Employee
Zsu ReStore Employee
"I have been working in the ReStore for several years and really like the variety in my job."
Bill ReStore Employee
Dana ReStore Employee
Lisa ReStore Employee
Patrick ReStore Employee
Myra ReStore Employee