The Board of Directors is made up of parent volunteers, and oversees the management of Bright Starts. The Board sets the annual budget (including monthly fees),approves policies, and provides strategic direction for the centre.

The Board of Directors is elected for 2 year terms by the membership (families at Bright Starts) at the AGM in May of each year. The Board meets monthly and the minutes are posted on the website and in the centre.
In addition to the Board, parent volunteers run and support Bright Starts through the following committees:

  • Finance
  • Personnel and Policy
  • Staff Engagement
  • Communications
  • Nominating Committee
  • Health and Safety
  • Fundraising
  • Other ad hoc committees as needed
Bright Starts Board of Directors - outdoor play area

Please refer to the Board Descriptions for additional details.

Should you have a comment or suggestion for the Board, please click here or submit your feedback in the comment box located by the main entrance. If you’re interested in learning more about joining the Board of Directors, please email the nominating committee.

Our 2020/2021 Board of Directors

Executive Board

PRESIDENT – Robilyn Vanos
VICE PRESIDENT – Edwin Ng
PAST PRESIDENT 
TREASURER – Emily Kozlowski
SECRETARY– Angie Docking

Directors

Avery Au, Jessica Achebe, Anthony Oyeyi, Mariam Hassan, Eleanor Doe, Michelle Bauer, Elizabeth (Lula) Woldemariam, Sarah Wytsma, Julia Metelka

Meeting Minutes

2023

January 17th

February 28th

March 21st

April 18th

May 16th

June 20th

August 15th

September 19th

October 17th

November 21st

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