Staff Members

Christina Chowaniec

Program Director
Christina is responsible for volunteer engagement and program management of our ...

Rebecca Clapperton Law

Executive Director
Dream limitlessly.  Believe fearlessly.  Create passionately. Mother of ...

Julia Verea

Communications & Engagement Specialist
Former international student and current self-proclaimed explorer, Julia is thrilled to join the NatureKids BC team and experience the magic and nature of British Columbia with local families. Having moved to Canada from an urbanized city in Mexico five years ago, Julia is enjoying everything her new home has to offer. With a background in digital marketing, photography, branding, and film, and a passion for the outdoors and education Julia looks forward to creating engaging content for children and children at heart.

Board Members

Leslie Bol

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

Daphne Solecki

Founder and Honorary President
Daphne Solecki is a past president, Nature Vancouver; past president, BC ...

Kathy MacKenzie

Board Director - Secretary
Kathy grew up canoe tripping through Algonquin Park and now lives at the mouth ...

Danielle Durant

Board Director
Danielle is a dedicated educator who has spent time living in various provinces ...

Alex Grant

Board Director - Treasurer

Jenni Stol

Board Director

Stephane Bowen

Board Director
After making a move from the non-profit sector into the corporate world, ...

Rosalyn Chan

Board Director
Rosalyn is a corporate lawyer at MEP Business Counsel in downtown Vancouver. As ...

Andrea Gosling

Board Director
Having been raised in BC and grown a strong passion for the outdoors, Andrea ...