Board of Directors

Family Service Canada is governed by a membership-elected, volunteer Board of Directors. Directors’ terms are three years and Directors can serve for a maximum of two terms. Elections take place at the annual general meeting. The next annual general meeting will be held this Fall, at the 2019 Community of Learning summit.

If you are a Family Service Canada member and want to serve on the Board of Directors, contact Pauline Smale at or 780-917-8241.

2018-2019 Family Service Canada Board of Directors

Pauline Smale, Chair
Home agency: The Family Centre of Northern Alberta
Home region: Edmonton, AB

Heather Maughan, Secretary/Treasurer
Home agency: Family Plus/Life Solutions Inc.
Home region: St. John, NB

Joyce Zuk Director
Home agency: Family Services Windsor-Essex
Home region: Windsor, ON

Patricia Jones, Director
Home agency: Catholic Family Service & Unlocking Potential (UP) Foundation
Home region: Calgary, AB

Trish St. Onge, Director
Home agency: CFS Saskatoon
Home region: Saskatoon, SK

Nancy MacDonald, Vice Chair
Home agency: Family Service of Eastern Nova Scotia
Home region: Antigonish, NS

Karin Kirkpatrick, Director
Home agency: Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Home region: Vancouver, BC