Who sits on your Board?

One of the keys to the success of Community Futures Strathcona is its independent Board of Directors. Our Directors are volunteers, generally from the business community, that dedicate their time and energy to the commitment of supporting entrepreneurial activity.


Ben Lanyon - Campbell River and Region

Ben is a partner with Roset Lanyon, a Certified Professional Accounting firm that specializes in tax and consulting for closely held businesses and incorporated professionals.



Gael Arthur - Comox Valley and Region

After 8 years as a senior commercial lender with two banks, Gael established a consulting business.  For more than twenty years, she has assisted small and medium sized businesses with strategic planning, finance and marketing.



Dawn Ringrose - Comox Valley and Region

Dawn is the Principal of Organizational Excellence Specialists; a company that works with organizations to improve performance.



Gregory Batt - Campbell River and Region

Greg is the owner and operator of Ledgers; an accounting and bookkeeping company that assists small businesses with payroll, taxes, business plans and incorporation.



Matt Clarke - Campbell River and Region

Matt is the owner and operator of Poseidon Ocean Systems Ltd; an engineering company that provides technical solutions for the marine and aquaculture industries.



Arnold Harasymchuk - Comox Valley and Region

Arnold is a partner in BMC Business Management Consultants Ltd.  Prior to retirement, he worked 27 years in economic development at various positions in all three levels of government.  Prior to government, he worked fifteen years in banking.