Board & Staff

The Coquitlam Foundation is guided by a volunteer Board of twelve which always includes three statutory appointments: the Mayor of the City of Coquitlam, Chair of the board of trustees of School District #43 and Chair of the board of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce. A full-time Executive Director manages the foundation on behalf of the Board of Directors along with a part-time administrative assistant and a part-time bookkeeper.

Board of Directors:

Honorary Chairperson
Peter Legge


  • John Wolff – Chair
  • Jennifer McKinnon  – Vice Chair
  • Jack Trumley – Treasurer
  • Vacant – Secretary

Statutory Appointees:

  • Chris Wilson – Director representing the City of Coquitlam (Mayor’s Designate)
  • Jennifer Blatherwick – Director representing School District #43 (Coquitlam)
  • Kathryn Millar – Director representing the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce

Members at large:

  • Lois McNary – Director
  • Marko Pokrajac – Director
  • Sanjay Sharma – Director
  • Craig Woods – Director


Carol Cahoon, Executive Director

Tricia Kobayashi, Administrative Assistant

Angela Chong, Bookkeeper