Staff & Board


  • Katharine Carol

    Artistic and Executive Director

  • Marika Kovalcikova

    Development Manager

  • Joanne Da Silva

    Communications and Marketing Manager

  • Kelly Creelman

    Audience Services

  • Leanne Zacharias

    Operations Manager

  • Sophie Mines

    Education and Volunteer Coordinator

  • David Kerr (DK)

    Production Manager

  • Jeremy Baxter

    Technical Director

  • Ewa Borkowska


  • Wayne Stewart

    IT Consultant

Vancouver International Children's Festival Board of Directors

  • Nicole Yeasting


  • Karen Basran

    Vice Chair

  • Kevin Campbell


  • Debbie Chan


  • Braden Lauer

    Member at large

  • Louise DeGagné

    Member at large

  • Eric Wong

    Member at large

  • Ellie Earl

    Member at large

  • Violet Tam

    Member at large

  • Saleema Dhalla

    Member at large

  • Olivia Zeng

    Member at large