Board of Directors
- Donald R. Lindsay (Chair), Teck Resources Limited
- Mike Brankston, Deloitte LLP
- Robin Dhir, Twin Brook Developments Ltd.
- Lisa Hudson, (Vice-Chair)
- Darrell Jones, Save-On-Foods, Division of the Overwaitea Food Group
- Tammi Kerzner, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
- Mike Lam (Secretary-Treasurer), LLN Partners, CPA
- Raymond Li, Royal Bank of Canada
- Bjorn Moller, Moller Holdings Inc.
- Geoff Parkin, Select Mortgage Corp.
- David Podmore, Concert Properties Ltd.
- Dr. Erik Skarsgard, BC Children's Hospital
- William Westeringh, Faskin Martineau, Vancouver Office
- Jane Young, Peterson Investment Group
Donald R. Lindsay, O.B.C., Chair
Donald Lindsay is president, CEO and a director of Teck Resources Limited. Prior to joining Teck, Mr. Lindsay was president of CIBC World Markets and led the bank's Investment and Corporate Banking, and Asia Pacific divisions. He is a graduate of Queens University with a bachelor of science (Hons.) in Mining Engineering and Harvard Business School with a MBA.
From 2006 to 2013, Mr. Lindsay chaired BC Children's Hospital Foundation's $200-million capital campaign, the Campaign for BC Children, supporting the construction of the Teck Acute Care Centre and the delivery of care to children across the province through Child Health BC.
In 2002, he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee medal and was honoured with the Diamond Jubilee medal again in 2013. He received the Kathleen Beaumont-Hill Award, presented to distinguished alumni, from Queen's University in 2012. A year after, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Technology from the British Columbia Institute of Technology. In 2014, he received a British Columbia Community Achievement Award, the CIM Award and he was appointed to the Order of British Columbia.
Mike Brankston, Secretary-Treasurer
Mike is an audit partner and the regional leader for Deloitte’s BC Audit Private practice. Having considerable expertise in a variety of industries including real estate, consumer business, tourism, Mike’s practice also includes working with a number of not-for-profit clients located in the Greater Vancouver area. Professionally and as the father of two young girls, Mike is passionate about community and to ensuring children and their families continue to have access to quality healthcare. Prior to joining the Board, Mike served on the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation finance committee and volunteered at RBC Race for the Kids, the Foundation’s signature run, and the largest family fun run in Vancouver. Before joining Deloitte in 2010, Mike was the Chief Financial Officer for GroupHEALTH Global Benefits Inc. and served as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer for Maynards Industries Ltd. Having grown up on Vancouver Island, Mike has lived in Vancouver since 1991, where he and his wife Jill Donaldson enjoy golfing, skiing and taking family vacations with their children.
Board Committee Involvement:
Chair: Finance & Investment
Member of: CEO Leadership Committee