Our Team

Meet the Team

Vela Canada has a strong team of amazing women.  All members of our team work towards providing an inclusive society of self-directed supports for people with disabilities. 

We have facilitators throughout British Columbia ready to connect with you and/or your loved one with a disability. 

Kim Thomas

Co-Executive Director

Caitlin Goodsell

Co-Executive Director

Lori Cochrane

Mentor, Lower Mainland & Vancouver Island

Yvonne van Oort

Mentor, Lower Mainland & Okanagan

Angela Branch


Alison Found

Mentor, Lower Mainland

Terry Robertson

Mentor, Northern BC

Si Stainton


Alexi McGreer

Communications & Marketing

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