Deaf Centre Manitoba (DCM), Inc. is a non-profit Charitable organization which recognizes the value of Deaf Culture and American Sign Language. The purpose of the organization is to coordinate and/or provide resources, and programs that enhance the development of the Deaf community.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Association of Visual Language of Interpreter (AVLIC) have a new Executive Director- Chris Kenopic!!
Introduces New Executive Director - Chris Kenopic
welcome by Jocelyn Mark and introductory remarks by Chris Kenopic]
It is with great pleasure that the
AVLIC Board of Directors announces that we have approved a recommendation
from the Staffing Task Force to employ Chris Kenopic as Executive
Director for AVLIC.
Chris brings to AVLIC years of
experience as a leader in numerous organizations, Ontario Association of
the Deaf and the Canadian Hearing Society to name a few, as well as
skills in resource development, human resources, finances and strategic
Chris is based out
of Georgetown, Ontario and will be starting in
the position with AVLIC on February 1, 2016. We look
forward to having Chris join us in our upcoming online Board
meeting on February 27, 2016 and the in-person Board meeting in
Victoria, BC, April 9-10, 2016.
Please join us in welcoming Chris
The Board of Directors would also
like to take this opportunity to thank the Staffing Task Force for their
dedication, through research, discussions and
recommendation. Special thanks to Maureen Haan, Barb
Mykle-Hotzon, Wayne Nicholson, Colleen Friel and Janice
Lyons, in addition Christie Reaume the