6 results for group: staff


Meagan Trescher

My name is Meagan Trescher, and I am 25-years old. This summer I will be completing a summer internship with NatureKidsBC. I was born in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, but shortly after my family moved to Ontario. I am currently a student at Algonquin College in Ottawa, and I am enrolled in the Early Learning and Community Development degree program where I discovered my passion for nature-based learning. However, my passion for early learning began in 2015 during my enrollment in the Early Childhood Education program at Algonquin College. I discovered how much early year experiences can influence children’s development and this is where I ...

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Geoffrey Tam

Living in the Tri-Cities, Geoff has grown up with many opportunities to explore the woods right in his backyard. One of his favourite childhood memories is walking home from elementary school through a forest trail where he could observe all kinds of plants and critters. While studying Sociology and Family Studies at the University of British Columbia, he also connected with children and youth in his work across community centres. Through interactive nature programs and community engagement, Geoff is excited to bring his love for nature and family activities together at NatureKids BC!

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Angelina Chin

Born and raised in the Vancouver area, Angelina has a passion for connecting with children and families through the love of nature.  She’s a sociology major and law minor at the University of British Columbia, where she uncovered her desire to make a positive impact on the community.  She hopes to inspire more young hearts to be driven by sustainable living, being active and exploring the outdoors!

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Julia Verea

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.  

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Rebecca Clapperton Law

Dream limitlessly.  Believe fearlessly.  Create passionately. Mother of three middle school kids that trail run, camp, swim, build stuff, de-construct stuff, grow stuff in the veg garden - there is no end to the playful adventures in Nature that the family shares. Rebecca has had a longstanding commitment to not-for-profit leadership and board governance and has served as volunteer director and executive on multiple community Boards including S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Social Services, Minerva Foundation of BC, Leadership Vancouver, Mount Pleasant Family Centre, Canadian Club and as Regional Chair of the BC Committee for the 2015 Governor General’s ...

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Christina Chowaniec

Christina is responsible for volunteer engagement and program management of our nature club leadership network, ensuring the organization provides the best possible experience for its volunteers and members. She also champions nature clubs in communities across BC, and recruits, supports and manages the many volunteer nature club leaders through coaching, mentorship and communications. Christina has a degree in biology and a background in planning and delivering outdoor adventure tours and leading expeditions. She is thrilled to be part of the NatureKids team and community, getting children and their families out exploring and learning in our beauti...

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