Staff Members

Tammy Keetch

Nature Clubs Coordinator
Tammy strives to create opportunities for every child to connect with nature in ...

Daniel Kell

Membership & Office Coordinator
Daniel grew up in rural England and spent much of his youth playing in the ...

Louise Pedersen

Executive Director
Louise grew up surrounded by heathlands in rural Denmark and acquired her love ...

Board Members

Valery Ross

President
Valery’s passion for conservation and natural sciences drove her to study ...

Leslie Bol

NatureKids Vancouver Co-Leader & Board Director
Leslie Bol has never lost her child-like wonder at the experience of being ...

Cynthia Berg

Vice-president
Steeped in an organic farming tradition and raised on the fringe of wilderness, ...

Vanessa Lee

Board Director
Vanessa is passionately involved with anything green, watery or mountainous! ...

Frances McCoubrey

Board Director
The natural world stumbled into Frances’ life at a very young age when her ...

Daphne Solecki

Founder, Honorary President & Board Director
Daphne Solecki is a past president, Nature Vancouver; past president, BC ...

Simon Briault

Board Director
Mostly a writer and sometimes a communications consultant, Simon Briault has ...

Jessie Mok

Assistant Treasurer
Jessie joined NatureKids BC as a volunteer this year, and was appointed ...

Eve Gottschling

Treasurer
Looking back to her childhood, Eve remembers playing outside always engaged and ...

Kaley Robinson

Secretary
Kaley grew up in the prairies of Manitoba and would spend summers as a youth ...