BC Notaries Elect 2016–2017 Board of Directors

BC Notaries Elect 2016–2017 Board of Directors:

Continuing Strong Governance and Leadership

Vancouver, BC—The Society of Notaries Public of BC elected their Board of Directors for the 2016-2017 year at their Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, BC recently.

Tammy Morin Nakashima, a Notary in Richmond, remains President; while Rhoda Witherly of Prince Rupert and Jessie Vaid of Delta are the First and Second Vice Presidents respectively. Akash Sablok of Vancouver will continue to serve The Society as the Immediate Past President and Wayne Braid as Secretary.

2016-2017 Society of Notaries Public of BC - Directors

Tammy Morin Nakashima, Richmond
Rhoda Witherly, Prince Rupert
Jessie Vaid, Delta
Akash Sablok, Vancouver
Daniel Boisvert, Delta
Marco Castro, Vancouver
Philip Kanigan, Castlegar
Lorne Mann, Creston

Linda Manning, Prince George
Kate Manvell, West Vancouver
Daryl McLane, Parksville
Filip de Sagher, Vancouver
Susan Tong, Vancouver
David Watts, Vancouver
Rhoda Witherly, Prince Rupert
Patricia Wright, Vancouver

“I would like to thank all of the Society’s Directors for their significant and ongoing contribution to our Society,” said Wayne Braid, CEO of The Society of Notaries Public of BC. “I’d also like to thank Joan Letendre for six years of dedicated service, and to welcome Marco Castro to his new role on the Board.”

The mandate of The Society of Notaries Public of BC is to ensure that its members provide the highest standard of Notarial legal services to the people of British Columbia.

The Society of Notaries Public of BC represents more than 365 highly trained Notary professionals. Most have locally owned and operated offices and all provide personal assistance to clients around the province. Individuals, families, and businesses seek the services of BC. Notaries for a wide range of non-contentious legal matters, including residential and commercial real estate transfers, mortgage refinancing, Wills and advanced healthcare planning, powers of attorney, and other important documents.

The Notary’s Tradition of Trust spans 2000 years. Notaries first came to British Columbia over 100 years ago. They continue to serve their valued clients and their communities across the province.


G. W. Wayne Braid, CEO and Secretary

The Society of Notaries Public of BC

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