Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
Deanna comes from a five generation Langley Family; she believes in volunteering her time in her community. Deanna is a successful Real Estate Agent and has many community connections both at the local level and government. Deanna has an extensive background and experience in fundraising for major campaigns, strategic planning and board development and marketing skills.
Kathy has been a member of the Langley Seniors Community Action Table (LSCAT) since 2013. Through her work with LSCAT she became aware of the key role that Langley Meals on Wheels plays in seniors’ healthcare. Langley Meals on Wheels fills the gap in the healthcare system, specifically with regard to seniors and isolated seniors.
Kelly is an Assistant manager at Aldergrove Financial. With over 30 years in the Credit Union system Kelly is a motivated professional with demonstrated problem solving and relationship building skills. She brings her passion and dedication to helping her community, staff and members every day. Kelly has extensive experience providing professional financial services and advice to help members reach their financial goals and objectives.
Paul is a past chair who joined Meals on Wheels in 2008. He has worked for 43 years in the financial industry; the last 33 years with one of Canada's largest Credit Unions. He serves on the board because of his passion and desire to make a difference within the Langley community.
With 23 years in the Credit Union sector, Dan brings with him a strong financial background. Dan has seen how Langley Meals on Wheels can make a daily positive impact as his wife’s grandmother benefited from the Meal Program. He believes Langley Meals on Wheels aligns him with a meaningful purpose and is an opportunity to give back to the community.
Pauline is a retired public relations consultant, having worked for over 30 years with a variety of corporate and not-for-profit organizations. Wishing to contribute her experience to the local community, Pauline has been an active member of the Aldergrove Rotary Club for the past eight years, including one term as club president; volunteered as a driver for the Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society pre-COVID, and currently assists as co-secretary for the Canadian University Women’s Club. Pauline brings to Langley Meals on Wheels a desire to help create a community where no one is hungry or alone.
Over the past 25 years, Manjit has been an active member of various committees, charities, and boards in Langley and the Lower Mainland. She has volunteered with Fraser Funeral Homes, Canadian Cancer Society, PICS, Langley Meals on Wheels, Fort Langley Museum, Township of Langley Heritage, Burnaby Multicultural, and Rotary Clubs (Langley and Newton). Manjit received the Paul Harris Award twice from the Rotary Club Newton, was named Langley's HD Stafford Citizen of the Year in 2021, and received the John and Muriel Aranson Award in 2022 from the Township of Langley and is a two-time recipient of the Queen's Jubilee Diamond and Platinum Awards.
Bev is a long time Langley resident, retired department manager of Otter Co-op, and a single mother of two grown sons, Chris and James. She has a long history of volunteering in the community. Currently Bev is the chair of Langley Community Services Society, an Assistant Governor of Rotary District 5050, member of the Rotary Club of Aldergrove, and the Otter Co-op Board of Directors. In the past she has been chair of the Langley Hospital Foundation, president of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce, chair of Aldergrove Credit Union Board, and member of the Gulf and Fraser Credit Union Board of Directors. She also served two terms as a Langley Township Councillor.
Jon is a community health leader with progressive experience in healthcare, entrepreneurship, nonprofit, and human movement sectors. He excels in actioning best-practice program management through community building within health and wellness sectors, large worksites, organizations, and communities. He is passionate about delivering program excellence through agile management and person-first sustainability initiatives to improve health outcomes and project success. He drives impact through building trust and elevating teams with a collaborative leadership style to cohesively improve organizational outcomes with a consistent focus on innovation and value-focused solutions.