Board of Directors & Committees
The Board of Directors and the Committees of the CCI Vancouver chapter consist of a dedicated group of professionals in the strata industry who are passionate and committed to make a stronger and more successful strata community in BC. All the Board and Committee Members at the CCI Vancouver Chapter are volunteers.
CCI Vancouver Volunteer Board of Directors 2021/2022
Jim Allison, President
Principal, Assertive Northwest Property Management Group
Jim has been involved in CCI Vancouver for over 10 years serving in many roles. Jim is currently serving as the President of CCI Vancouver and as the chapter’s National Council representative. As a volunteer Jim has served in numerous leadership roles in Speed Skating Canada, Big Brothers of Canada and a host of other Not for Profit organizations. Jim is also a long standing member of PAMA (The Professional Association of Managing Agents). PAMA is focused on education of Property/Strata Managers. With this diverse background in leading volunteer organizations, Jim has been invited to do presentations to organizations across Canada speaking on topics including creative dispute resolutions, governance, recruiting and motivating volunteers and other topics of interest.
With years of experience in the strata world, including serving as a strata council member, Jim believes the education of council members is critical to the success of a strata corporation. To that end Jim is leading the CCI Vancouver team in a new direction of on-line educational opportunities. In his spare time Jim likes to golf, get out on his kayak, travel and chill!
Paul Murcutt, Vice President
SVP Unit Leader, Real Estate Division, BFL Canada Insurance Services Inc.
Paul is an Insurance Broker working in the real estate sector. He began his insurance career at BFL in 2003 and has worked in various capacities such as Client Executive and Program Marketer. Today, Paul is a Vice President and Unit Leader in the Real Estate Division running a large team and book of business. His diversified role sees him working in both management and sales in the Property and Casualty insurance field ensuring the highest level of service and client satisfaction is achieved.
Paul’s unit focus is on insurance programs for regional and national property management firms, commercial building owners, and all other types of Real Estate ownership. In his spare time he enjoys time with his two small children and he is also an active member of many industry associations including PAMA, BOMA, CCI and LANDLORD BC.
Steve Page, Treasurer
Director of Operations Western, GUS
Steve has 15+ years’ experience in the restoration industry, including managing losses in residential, commercial and strata losses. Steve is also aproficient user of Xactimate. Steve was also a founding member of the BC-ARC (BC Association of Restoration Contractors). His IICRC Certifications include Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician, Water Damage Restoration Technician, Applied Microbial Technician and Odor Control Technician.
Lisa Frey, Secretary
Associate, Lawson Lundell LLP
Lisa is a real estate lawyer with Lawson Lundell LLP. Her practice focuses on condominium development, strata governance matters, such as drafting bylaws and resolutions, and a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions. She has been a CCI Vancouver Chapter member since 2014 and is passionate about strata education.
John Wallis, Director at Large
Director of Client Relations, Phoenix Restorations Ltd.
John Wallis has been the Director of Clients Relations for Phoenix Restorations for the past 10 years. His 20 year career in the insurance claims industry is an asset to his role in assisting his clients in the Property Management industry as well as CCI Members.
Sean Ingraham, Director at Large
Vice President, Community Development, FirstService Residential
Sean has over a decade of experience in property management. He is the Vice President, Community Development and Managing Broker for FirstService Residential BC. He is a frequent public speaker on all things property management and is an advocate for advancing education on living in and operating multi-family properties.
Jamie Bleay, Past President
Lawyer, Access Law Group
Jamie was called to the BC bar is 1987. He is practiced extensively in the area of condominium/strata law for most of the past 27 years, working with/acting for several hundred strata corporations in that time including dealing with major construction projects, contract review and interpretation and contract disputes.
He is the past president of CCI Vancouver and one of its founding directors. He is also a former President of CCI National. Jamie has been a very frequent speaker for CCI Vancouver as well as a regular contributor to the CCI Vancouver newsletter.
CCI Vancouver Volunteer Committee Members
- John Wallis (Chair)
- Steve Page
Communications and Marketing Committee
- Lisa Frey (Chair)
- Max Pharaon
- Stephen Page (Chair)
- Jim Allison
National Council Representative
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