August 13, 2007: Capilano announces its 2007/08 board

      August 14, 2007
      Contact: Shelley Kean at 604.983.7596

      (NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C.)—Business coach and former ICBC vice-president, Linda Robertson, has been re-elected chair of the 2007/08 Capilano board of governors. Pat Dejong, area manager for BMO Bank of Montreal, has been re-elected vice chair.

      New Board members include HSBC Canada vice-president Andrew Basford; former North Vancouver School District superintendent Robin Brayne; Rainmaker CEO Barry Chambers; and former District of Squamish councillor Sonja Lebans. Continuing their appointments are Karen Hodson, Brian Smith (Sechelt), faculty representative Melanie Fahlman Reid, staff representative Shoshana Somerville and student representative Benjamin Newsom. John Boylan was elected as a student representative in April.

      Nonvoting board members include Capilano's president, Dr. Greg Lee, and chair of the Education Council, Dr. Robert Campbell.