Governance and Structure

Staff Contacts

The Canada Community-Building Fund is administered by UBCM staff at our Victoria office. Staff manage the day to day operations including ensuring that the funding is delivered and used in accordance with the Agreement, support governance committees, and provide communication support and public outreach.

StaffPositionEmailPhone Number
PIMS Support pims@ubcm.ca 
General Inquiries ccbf@ubcm.ca  
Rebecca WilliamsProgram Administratorrwilliams@ubcm.ca250-356-5134
Brant FelkerManagerbfelker@ubcm.ca250-356-0893
Paul TaylorDirector of Communicationsptaylor@ubcm.ca250-356-2938
Toby SimpsonProgram Officertsimpson@ubcm.ca250-356-0876
Christina ArsensProgram Officercarsens@ubcm.ca 

The Canada Community-Building Fund Agreement sets up two governance committees, Partnership and Management, to which specific responsibilities are assigned.

Partnership Committee

Partnership Committee is responsible for monitoring the strategic implementation of the Agreement, and will serve as the principal forum to address and resolve issues arising from the implementation of this Agreement. View the Partnership Committee Terms of Reference for further information.

All correspondence addressed to the Partnership Committee can be sent to the following address:

Attention: Partnership Committee
c/o Union of BC Municipalities
525 Government Street
Victoria, BC  V8V 0A8

Management Committee

Management Committee (MC) is responsible for approving funding under the SPF, and approve any significant changes in the scope of those projects, and approve requests by Ultimate Recipients for significant changes in the scope for any projects approved by the MC under the First Agreement. View the Management Committee Terms of Reference for further information.

All correspondence addressed to the Management Committee can be sent to the following address:

Attention: Management Committee
c/o Union of BC Municipalities
525 Government Street
Victoria, BC  V8V 0A8