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.

Questionnaire for the Nominees of CCI Vancouver Board and Committees

Questionnaire Submission Deadline for 2019-2020: August 16, 2019

For CCI Vancouver Board/Committee Members & Administrators Only

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CCI Vancouver Volunteer Board of Directors 2018/2019

Paul Murcutt, President
VP 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.



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.



Kelly McFadyen, Vice President
Account Manager, CWB Maxium Financial Services

Kelly McFadyen is an Account Manager with CWB Maxium Financial. Kelly’s top priority is working closely with Strata Corporations and Property Managers to provide financing for major repair and maintenance projects. Kelly works in partnership with Western Canada Regional Manager, Paul McFadyen.





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.



Jim Allison, Secretary
Principal, Assertive Northwest Property Management Group








Margarita Carlos, Director at Large
Director, Business Development, Normac

Margarita is a key part of the leadership team at Normac, Canada’s leading insurance appraisal firm.   She oversees Business Development and Marketing, and works closely with strata and condo clients in British Columbia, Alberta, and Ontario. Margarita is passionate about strata and condo education in Metro Vancouver and across Canada.  




Lisa Frey, Director at Large 
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.



Carol Stengert, Director at Large
Condominium Owner





Silvano Todesco, Director at Large 
Lawyer, Citadel Law Corporation

Silvano is lawyer with Citadel Law Corporation.  He has represented clients at all levels of BC Court, the Civil Resolution Tribunal, the Residential Tenancy Board and the Human Right Tribunal.  Silvano sees himself as a risk manager: he views every step in litigation as a business decision with a constant goal of reaching practical solutions for his clients.  

Silvano’s approach helps his clients reduce the economic impact of litigation as well as mitigating the stress that inevitably accompanies legal action.




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.





Grace WangDirector at Large
Account Executive, Strata Division, HUB International Insurance Brokers

Grace joined HUB International in 2014, and has been in the insurance industry since 2012. Before becoming an insurance broker, Grace’s career was in the IT industry first as an IT Manager, and then as a Software Release Manager for a Fortune 100 company. Grace left IT to become a business coach in order to help people achieve their dreams of owning a successful business, and still enjoys personal training in her leisure time. In 2016, she transferred her skills to HUB’s Strata Division. As an Account Executive, Grace is responsible for developing and placing insurance coverage for both new and existing strata properties. 





CCI Vancouver Volunteer Committee Members

Education Committee

  • Paul Murcutt (Chair)
  • Kelly McFadyen
  • Jamie Bleay
  • Margarita Carlos
  • Carol Stengert
  • Silvano Todesco
  • Sean Ingraham

Membership Committee

  • Carol Stengert (Chair)
  • Kelly McFadyen
  • Steve Page
  • Silvano Todesco
  • John Wallis

Communications and Marketing Committee

  • Jamie Bleay (Chair)
  • Margarita Carlos
  • Lisa Frey
  • Grace Wang

Finance Committee

  • Stephen Page (Chair)
  • Jamie Bleay 
  • Jim Allison

Associates Committee

  • John Wallis (Chair)
  • Kelly McFadyen
  • Jim Allison
  • Margarita Carlos
  • Carol Stengert

National Board Representative

  • Jim Allison

CCI Vancouver Administration

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