Benjamin Lorimer | President |
Benjamin Lorimer joined the Board of Directors for the Chilliwack Hospice Society in April 2017. He is currently serving his first term as President. Benjamin chose to volunteer his time to the Society to be part of the vital services provided to bereaved families in our community. In his everyday life Benjamin is an associate lawyer practicing as a litigator at Baker Newby LLP in Chilliwack. When he’s not working or volunteering, he enjoys reading and enjoying the natural beauty of the Fraser Valley with his wife, Mary.
Mike Olson | Vice-President & Treasurer |
Mike Olson is the Director of Finance for the District of Hope. He has worked over 20 years within the accounting industry. Mike believes that the support provided by the Chilliwack Hospice Society to people when they are at their most vulnerable is essential and joined the Board in 2020. Mike is married to Julie, and they have two daughters. In their spare time, they enjoy getting outside as much as possible, which includes yard work, golf and running.
Melanie Green | Director |
Melanie was born and raised in Chilliwack. After school, she returned home to work for the local radio station. She has been working with STAR 98.3 and Rogers Sports & Media for over 25yrs and is currently the General Sales Manager. Melanie has been married to her husband Greg, whom she met on holidays in Mexico since 1992. They have 3 grown children and she is an avid curler. Melanie is committed to giving back in the community she was raised in and joined the Board of the Chilliwack Hospice Society in 2020. The Hospice is a such a wonderful organization that touches and supports so many in our community.