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Board of Directors

Jayne Pattison

Jayne was born in Newcastle, England and emigrated to Canada with her family in 1979. She lived in many places before landing in White Rock in 1987. She dabbled with many different careers and college courses before funeral service called her in 2008. Jayne completed her studies in 2011, graduating top of the class in BC. In 2014, Jayne became the General Manager at Victory Memorial Park and enjoys working with such a talented, compassionate and caring group of people. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends. Jayne is committed to supporting the Hospice Society after experiencing them first hand due to a death in the family. Jayne was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2016.


Dennis Lypka

Dennis is married and has lived in the Peace Arch area since 2002. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and masters of Arts from the University of Calgary and is a graduate of the Centre for Creative Leadership in La Jolla, California. After a career of more than 30 years in the railway industry, Dennis ended his working career as Vice president, Operations for BC Rail. Dennis was the volunteer President of a local Strata from 2007 until 2016. Always active in the community where he has lived, Dennis was made aware of the good work Peace Arch Hospice Society does through his wife Lorraine, who is one of the many valuable and dedicated volunteers at the Hospice Society Thrift Store. Dennis was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2016.

Brenda Harrison

Brenda attended Simon Fraser University, majoring in economics and commerce. She finished her designation as a chartered accountant in 1979.  Brenda has lived and worked as a public accountant with her own practice in the South Surrey area for over 35 years dealing with a variety of people and businesses.  She has been on various non-profit boards dealing with community and social issues.  Brenda was closely involved with the passing of her parents and values a positive hospice experience. She enjoys fishing, kayaking, skiing and spending time with her family, children and grandchildren.  Brenda was appointed to the Hospice Society Board in 2019.


Marjorie Mooney

Marjorie received her law degree from the University of Manitoba and has been in private practice in White Rock since 1983, focusing on real estate, corporate matters and wills and estate law. Marjorie has supported and served on the Board of many local non-profit groups in that time, including cultural, recreational and social services organizations. she looks forward to involvement with Peace Arch Hospice Society and to playing a part in its valuable contribution to the community. Marjorie was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2016.

Diana Carlisle

Diana has been a financial services professional for nearly four decades.  She is a Certified Investment Manager that practices in the White Rock – South Surrey area.  She has lived in White Rock for 39 years and first engaged with the Hospice Society at the time of her father’s passing in the 1990’s.  Diana was appointed to the Board of Directors in the Spring of 2018 and elected to the Board in September 2018.

Tracy Logan

Tracy Logan has lived in the White Rock South Surrey community for more than thirty years, raising two sons with her husband John.  She is an active volunteer in a variety of roles including teaching and facilitating board development courses.  Tracy has experience in the corporate, not for profit, and government sectors and through this experience has developed a balanced perspective.  She holds a BA from the University of Western Ontario, is a certified yoga teacher, and currently is enrolled in the MA, Leadership program at Royal Roads University.  Tracy was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2021.

Kathy McIntyre

Kathy is a nurse who began her career at St Paul’s Hospital and moved to PAH in 1976. She left to live in Australia from 1986 to 1991 and returned in time to participate in the opening of the new Palliative Care Unit and had her first introduction to Hospice.  Kathy was a Hospice Society Board member from 1992 to 1994 when she left to manage the Emergency department at PAH.  The Hospice Palliative care philosophy was always part of her practice both in the Emergency department and later career moves.  Kathy retired from Fraser Health in 2013 and now contributes to Senior’s programs and initiatives in the White Rock South Surrey community.  Additionally, Kathy is on the executive of the Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary Society and participates in committee work for the Peace Arch Hospital Foundation. Kathy received her BSN from the University of Victoria and a Project Management Certificate from Sauder School of Business, UBC. Kathy was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2017.


Alison Orth

Alison is a Director at Clinical Trials BC which is a unit of the BC Academic Health Science Network.  She has experience in strategic planning and operations in public, private and not for profit organizations.  Alison has experienced the benefits of the Hospice Society and has been a contributor to our fundraising initiatives.  She has lived in our community for 15 years with her husband and two school aged children.  Alison’s vast experience and her communication and relationship strengths will be an asset to the Peace Arch Hospice Society.  Alison was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2021.


Tammy Ritchie

Tammy has lived in the White Rock – South Surrey area for almost 50 years.  With a background in the Resort Tourism business, as well as fundraising, she would like to bring support to the Peace Arch Hospice Society.  Tammy has always volunteered for her community and has been a big supporter of many charities, but the Hospice Society holds a special place in her heart.  She looks forward to serving on the Board of Directors.  Tammy was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2018.


Harry White

Harry is a graduate from UBC in engineering and Harvard in business.  He retired from a career in transportation management and supply chain consulting.  Harry moved to the White Rock South Surrey area in 1989. He is a former board member and chairman of Sources Resource Centres and Sources Foundation.  Harry was elected to the Hospice Society Board in 2021.

Amanda McNally
Executive Director – Non-Voting

Amanda McNally accepted the position of Executive Director for the Peace Arch Hospice Society in October 2020.  She comes with many years of experience in the not-for-profit sector as she joined the Hospice Society after working at the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) for ten years.  Over her time at CCS, Amanda has worked in a variety of portfolios including peer support, program management and annual giving.  She is excited to join the Hospice Society and work with the dedicated members of the staff, as she has a true passion for supporting the community in which she lives.  On a personal note, Amanda is married, lives in the South Surrey/Ocean Park area, and is a proud mom to Jacob and Penelope.

Where to Find Us

Title Address Description
Peace Arch Hospice Society
15435 16a Ave, Surrey, BC V4A 1T2, Canada

Supportive Care Centre
15435 16a Ave Surrey, BC V4A 1T2
Tel. 604-531-7484  Open Monday through Friday 9am - 4pm
Email: contactus@pahospicesociety.org

Peace Arch Hospice Society Thrift Store
15562 24 Ave #2a, Surrey, BC V4A 2J5, Canada

15562 24th Avenue Surrey, BC V4A 2J5
Tel: 604-538-7600
Email: thriftstore@pahospicesociety.org

Store Hours
Mon. – Sat. 10am – 4pm
Closed Sundays & Statutory Holidays

Peace Arch Hospice Society

15435 - 16A Avenue, South Surrey
British Columbia, Canada V4A 1T2
Tel. 604-531-7484

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