Robin Bennewith
Indigenous Outreach Worker
Directions Youth Services

Christian Le Nobel, CPA, CA, BCOM
Director, Finance

Christian le Nobel comes to Family Services with extensive experience in public practice audit and assurance and the not-for-profit sector. He has worked for several years in a management capacity at PHS Community Services Society, with a primary focus on financial reporting, budgeting, contracts & agreements and planning; previously he worked for BDO Canada in its Assurance and Accounting group.

Christian is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA,CA) and holds a bachelor of commerce degree from McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management.

Senior Leadership Team

Maria Howard
Chief Executive Officer

Lara Barley
Director, Human Resources

Jessica Denholm
Vice President, Performance & Quality Assurance

Claire Ens
Program Director, Youth Services


Cheryl Melder
Program Director, Family, Trauma & Victim Supports

Christian Le Nobel
Director, Finance

Simone Plusa
Executive and Board Liaison

Amanda Sayfy
Vice President, Development & Communications

Gregg Taylor
President, FSEAP Vancouver
Program Director, Community Mental Health & Education