Glanbrook Community Services is currently overseen by 13 active and involved volunteer Board of Directors. The directors of the Board have the overall fiduciary responsibility to the agency while being a voice in the community. New Board Directors are always welcome and are introduced at the Annual General Meeting held in June and then begin as a director in September. There are no fewer than six Board Meetings per year.
Wendy Tompkins – Chair
This will be Wendy’s second year with GCS. She brings great passion and support to the agency with a strong understanding of community and the need for fundraising. Her work career with Royal Bank Wealth Management has provided an understanding of finances and budgeting while becoming known in the community for the many educational seminars on planing for ones future.
Judy Lees – Vice-Chair
This is Judy’s final year with GCS. As a retired teacher Judy brings a great deal of strength , knowledge and wisdom to GCS. Judy is not only a Board Member but is very active in many of the programs and the community generally offering a wonderful insight to the agency.
Joelle McDonald – Treasurer
Joelle is a CPA, CA who came on board in 2016. Joelle brings an observant eye, the desire to volunteer and the insight into a younger community. we are fortunate to have Joelle as her financial insight is beneficial to all.
Rebecca Thornborrow – Secretary
Rebecca joined the GCS board in 2016 and has now taken on the role of secretary. Rebecca brings expertise and knowledge in marketing as she was involved with broadcasting.
Dave Broom – Past Chair
Dave has been a Board of Director since 2012 and held the position of Chair for the last two years. Dave is local to the area, having lived in Mt. Hope for the past 44 years. Dave has been retired from the Hamilton Regional Police after 30 years of service. Dave is still involved with community, volunteering in a variety of capacity’s.