Our Leadership

Open Door Group is proud to have a strong leadership team that embodies our core values of authenticity, accountability, and genuine care. Our team is innovative and solutions-focused, ready to meet the needs of the diverse communities that we serve.

Working as a cohesive team, our leadership is focused on strengthening our ability to grow with the individuals and businesses that we serve, creating value for our partners and stakeholders, and providing rewarding opportunities for our people.

Tom Burnell

Tom Burnell

Chief Executive Officer

 

Alona Puehse

Alona Puehse

Chief Operating Officer

 

Cora David

Cora David

Financial Controller

 

Christine Buchanan

Christine Buchanan

Program Director, DTES, Kamloops, Sechelt & Gibsons, Oliver & Osoyoos, and Lillooet

 

Jarett Rude

Jarett Rude

Director of Business Analytics and Quality Assurance

 

Jennifer Do

Jennifer Do

Director of Corporate Partnerships

 

Jessica Webb

Jessica Webb

Director of Human Resources

 

Mary Jane Stenberg

Mary Jane Stenberg

Director of Community Relations and Strategic Initiatives

Adele Kok

Adele Kok

Associate Program Director, Downtown Eastside (E Hastings)

 

Crystal Zheng

Crystal Zheng

Financial Administrator

 

Kyle Kozak

Kyle Kozak

Carpentry Program Manager

 

Joanne Tazelaar

Joanne Tazelaar

Associate Program Director, Kamloops South

 

George Alipio

George Alipio

Information Technology Manager

 

Julia Bateman

Julia Bateman

Associate Program Director, Oliver & Osoyoos

 

Maria Pucek

Maria Pucek

General Manager, Tradeworks

 

Maya Alonso

Maya Alonso

Program Coordinator, THRIVE

 

Naomi Bullock

Naomi Bullock

Associate Program Director, Kamloops North

 

Nicole Allen

Nicole Allen

Associate Program Director, Jobs in Demand

 

Rob Wright

Rob Wright

Program Coordinator, Gardengate

 

Shan Shan Li

Shan Shan Li

Associate Program Director, Downtown Eastside (VCC)

 

Susan Vellutini

Susan Vellutini

Associate Program Director, Sechelt & Gibsons

 

Tim Metz

Tim Metz

Associate Program Director, Lillooet

 

Tracy Nguyen

Tracy Nguyen

Financial Administrator

 

Yun-Jou Chang

Yun-Jou Chang

Communications Manager