Our Leadership Team

bert-gatienKim Cassar Torreggiani, Executive Director








bert-gatienOlga Collins, Financial Officer and Family Services Manager








bert-gatienDebora DeLyzer, General Manager







bert-gatienSabrina Leduc, Volunteer Co-ordinator










Starr Webb, Chairperson

Starr has called Kamloops home for over 23 years and has been very active in the community for all of that time. From involvement in her son’s schools over the years to being on the CIBC Run for the Cure committee for 8 years, Starr believes that living in community means giving back to the community when one is able to.

Starr joined the HFHK board in 2014 and was on the Family Selection and Support committee before taking on the role of Chair.

Starr brings her knowledge of the housing finances from 12 years as a mortgage broker with over 15 years in banking before that. For the last 6 years Starr has owned and operated the Dominion Lending Centre here in Kamloops. It her free time she is a student of Pilates and enjoys Kayaking, hiking as well as painting.


Yael La Rose, Board Secretary

Prior to joining Thompson Rivers University as the Associate Director of Academic Planning and Projects, Yael worked in the field of international development with agencies such as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Jerusalem and Oxfam Quebec in Rabat, Morocco. With over ten years of management experience the not-for-profit sector, Yael is looking forward to contributing her development and policy skills to Habitat for Humanity Kamloops. Yael has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Montreal and a Master of Arts degree in Middle Eastern Studies from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.


Gail Wichmann, Board Treasurer








bert-gatienJoanna Mazzardis, Director







Phil Dabner, Director







Alanna Barley, Director








Gerry Sherk, Director








Devin Buchanin, Director