November 3, 2005: New executive director joins College Foundation

      November 3, 2005
      Contact: Shelley Kean at 604.983.7596

      (NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C.)—Jessica Thoms has joined Capilano College as executive director of the Capilano College Foundation. Thoms comes to the College from the YWCA in Vancouver where she was the manager, major gifts. Prior to the YWCA, Thoms was campaign director with a United Way in Ontario and a development officer with Camosun College in Victoria. She sits on the board of North Shore Neighbourhood House, is a volunteer consultant for Volunteer Vancouver’s Leadership Development program, and a puppy sitter with Pacific Assistance Dogs (PADS). She also participates in the YWCA’s teen mentorship program and is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.