Rick has been a “life” member of Bethany serving in many different capacities over the years. Under the old governance structure more recently he was part of the Executive Committee and part of the Management Committee prior to that. Rick is married to Heidi and they have four children ranging in ages from 10 to 19. He works as an accountant at Baptist Housing Ministries Society.
Leona has been serving as Vice-Chair on the Transitional Board, and as an Usher. She has previously served as Moderator and has facilitated a variety of learning and discussion groups including Practical Christian Living for new Christians and Alpha. In the past, she has been on music and drama teams, and served as a Sunday School teacher and Deacon. Outside of Bethany, she works as a Human Resources Consultant at VanCity Credit Union.
Michelle Veer has been growing in relationship with Christ for almost 20 years now and has been attending Bethany for half of that time. She is currently serving as a youth leader and has been a part of the Management Board of Bethany for the last two years. Michelle is a wife to Terry and a mom to two beautiful kids. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, works part-time administrative and website work from home for a not-for-profit society, and volunteers her time at her children's school and at church.
Kim is a wife, a mum of four, step-mom to four, and grandma of four! She grew up in a loving, but non-Christian, family. I began to attend Willingdon Church at 18, primarily for social reasons. Little by little the teaching sank in and she decided that she wanted a relationship with God. Life hasn’t always been what she expected or dreamed. There have been many challenges but knows God has sustained her through all of it. For past 18 years she has worked for a residential renovation company, primarily responsible for all the bookkeeping and a myriad of other duties. Unofficially I am the den mother/counsellor for the staff! She and her husband became members of Bethany in April 2015.
grew up attending Bethany. She was baptized and became a member at the age of
12. She has previously served as a
Sunday School teacher, been part of the choir, and currently serves on the Missions Committee and as a Greeter for Front Line Ministries. Lori worked in Cameroon
for 8 years as an NAB missionary. She now teaches nursing at
Jesse Bromley has considered himself a Christian his whole life, and Bethany has played a large role in his growth, both spiritually and personally. He has grown up through Bethany’s children’s and youth ministries and currently volunteers as a leader in both ministries, as well as serving as one of Bethany’s sound technicians. He worked in the Bethany Child Care Centre for five years and later as the summer youth intern under Pastor Kelly for two years. Jesse is a university student having completed degrees in Biblical Studies and in Youth Ministry from Pacific Life Bible College, and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology from Simon Fraser University. He is currently working towards his Bachelor of Education in pursuit of becoming a primary-grade elementary school teacher.