Awards Judicial Panel

The AFP Vancouver Chapter Giving Hearts Awards Judicial Panel for 2017:

  • Chris Arnet - Executive Director, SFU
  • Michelle Bernard - Manager, Philanthropy, United Way of the Lower Mainland
  • Susan Byrom - Executive Director, First West Foundation
  • Dee Dhaliwal - Publisher/GM, Western Living & Vancouver Magazine
  • Barbara Grantham - CEO and President, VGH Hospital Foundation
  • Craig Hikida - Vice President, Donor Services, Vancouver Foundation
  • Sarah Howard - President and Managing Partner, Compton Fundraising
  • Jennifer Ingham - President, Gifts in Time Consulting
  • Howard Jang - Executive Director, Director of Cultural Unit, SFU Woodwards
  • Jennifer Johnstone - Past President, AFP Vancouver
  • Grace Kim - Senior Manager, Regional Marketing, Scotiabank
  • David Love - President, AFP Board of Directors
  • Grant Monck - ‎Grant Monck Fundraising Consultant Services
  • Claire Sakaki - Executive Director, Bard on the Beach
  • Dee Dee Sung - Assistant Dean, Development & Alumni Engagement, UBC
  • Rose Terzariol - Vice President, KCI Philanthropy
  • Faye Wightman - Acting CEO, Canadian Cancer Society
  • Cary Gaymond - Director, Gift & Estate Planning, Simon Fraser University - Judicial Panel Facilitator

The panel adjudicates the following awards:

  • Outstanding Philanthropist Awards
  • Outstanding Large Corporation Award
  • Outstanding Small Business Award
  • Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award
  • Outstanding Youth Philanthropist Award


2017 Giving Hearts Nomination Committee for the Professional Fundraiser and Lifetime Achievement Awards:

  • Cary Gaymond, Director, Gift & Estate Planning - Simon Fraser University
  • Simone LeBlanc, Director, Advancement, Beedie School of Business – Simon Fraser University
  • Stephanie Trimble, Manager, Philanthropy – BC SPCA

Please note: Submissions are not accepted for the Professional Fundraiser and Lifetime Achievement awards. Nomination suggestions are welcomed by the committee.