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Governance

Ronnie Grigg

President and Chair of the Board of Directors

Ronnie has been a longtime frontline harm reduction worker in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside mainly focussed on supervised consumption sites. He has had the opportunity to work, train, consult and support with harm reduction organizations in a number of places in Canada, USA, and Mexico, primarily at the pioneering supervised consumption sites Insite and Vancouver Overdose Prevention Site.

Email Ronnie at: ronniegrigg[@]gmail.com

Jacob Stubbs

Secretary and Director

Jacob is a PhD Student at the University of British Columbia and a former harm reduction volunteer at the Overdose Prevention Society. His doctoral work looks at how the health of homeless and precariously housed individuals is affected by traumatic brain injury. 

Email Jacob at: stubbs.jacobliam[@]gmail.com

Timothy Grigg

Director

Tim, MDiv, MBA, is a small business owner, entrepreneur, helper, mentor, motivator with 30+ yrs charitable and non-profit board experience. 

Email Timothy at: tgrigg09[@]gmail.com

Matthew Redekopp

Director

Bio coming soon.

Email Matthew at: matthew.redekopp[@]gmail.com

Jenna van Draanen

Director

Dr. van Draanen is a researcher, evaluator, and public health advocate who is currently leading research on the connections between sources of income, material security, and health outcomes for people who use drugs in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

Email Jenna at: jennavandraanen[@]gmail.com