Our People

Board of Directors

Legally and morally responsible for all activities of the agency, the Board of Directors determines policy, approves the budget, and identifies program goals to ensure a sustainable future for the society. It is comprised of representatives from each of our partnering police agencies, as well as seven civilians.

2019-2023 Strategic Directions

Sgt. Andy Duke
President, Central Saanich Police Service
Sgt. Sherry Walsh
Saanich Police Department
Cst. Meighan de Pass
Sidney/North Saanich RCMP
Sgt. Shannon Perkins
Victoria Police Department
Sgt. Rob Smith
Oak Bay Police Department
West Shore RCMP
Paul Cumberland
Civilian, Vice-President
Debbie Faykes
Civilian, Treasurer
Julie Adams
Civilian, Secretary
Lauren Spears
Willa Forbes
Amy Jaworsky
Heather Macatee

For more information about volunteering on the Board of Directors, please check out our “Opportunities”.

Victim Services is made up a group of dedicated, passionate, caring and professional individuals including:


We have a team of professionals including victim service workers, crisis response workers, a Court Support Program Coordinator, and administrative support, all under the leadership of the Program Director. For more information about working at Victim Services, please see our “Opportunities” section.


We have committed group of volunteers in our Court Support Program.  For more information about volunteering, please check out our “Opportunities” section.