Chan has worked in the not-for-profit sector in diverse organizations for over 18 years and brings a substantial amount of board and managerial experience to Making Faces. She served as the business manager and then executive director at Trinity Square Enterprises, a social enterprise which provides vocational and life skills training via cafe settings to individuals living with mental illness.

Chan also worked in mental health crisis and community support roles in Toronto, and spent part of her career coordinating the Transgender Health Program in Vancouver, BC. Chan has a Diploma in business management, a BA in psychology, and an MBA specializing in sustainability (social, environmental and economic).

Chan is very passionate about developing socially innovative programs as a means to empower individuals and change lives. She’s honoured and proud to be serving on the board of this unique program!