Barbra is a West Kelowna resident, a former CFDCCO client and strong advocate of the organization. Barbra has served as a Director and Chairperson and on the Loans and Investment Review Committee for CFDCCO from 2002 - 2015 and now has returned in 2016 to the Chairperson position. She owns and operates Nature's Formulae Health Products Ltd, a nutraceutical manufacturing business that now employs over 90 people in Kelowna.
Krista is a West Kelowna resident and has been an active CFDCCO Member since 2012 and Director since 2016. Krista was formerly employed by the Women’s Enterprise Centre as a Loans Analyst and in 2016 she began work as a Business Development Officer for the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission. Krista also worked for Odlum Brown as an investment adviser and assistant and comes from of family of entrepreneurs. Krista is a dynamic and resourceful associate with full knowledge of the CFDCCO that will further strengthen the CFDCCO’s economic and business development capacity.
As a CPA and CFA, Scott enjoys going beyond the basics and helping businesses minimize tax, manage risk and evaluate opportunities. With experience in finance, technology and marketing he has the background to help clients navigate in a rapidly evolving marketplace. Numbers tell a story about a business and Scott works strategically with his clients to achieve their goals. Scott has valuable business growth management skills and experience and understands investment and risk management that makes him an excellent Board and Committee member. Scott has been an active CFDCCO Member since 2015.
As Director of Development in Lake Country, Jamie has a strong background in planning, economic/community development, and local government leadership. He also provides community/focused surveys, strategic planning/facilitation, and local government change consulting. His Passion Project is called Place+Setting, where he travels throughout Canada and the globe to tell stories about the connections between places and food. Jamie is an active member of the Entrepreneurship Committee, loves to read lots of business plans and always has well thought out comments and suggestions. Jamie has been an active CFDCCO Member since 2016.