Board of Directors

Jane Hooey

Jane Hooey

Chair of the Board

Jane is a C.O.D.A., and has been a valuable member of Bob Rumball Organizations for more than 40 years, beginning in her early years at the Camp.  She has been on the board for more than 20+ years, and has recently taken up the position as the Chairperson. Professionally, she’s the Senior Crown Counsel at the Ministry of Attorney General.

Alistair M. Fraser

Alistair M. Fraser

Board Director

Alistair has served on the board for 35+ years in different capacities, including the Chairman of the Board up until several years ago.  He brings with him a strong background of Executive Management, and was formerly the President and Chief Executive Officer of Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, and was also a founding member of the Kids’ Help Phone.

Arthur Last

Arthur Last

Board Director

Arthur is a passionate supporter of Reverend Rumball’s cause, and has been involved with the Ontario Mission of the Deaf (founding organization of B.R.C.D. and Bob Rumball Camp of the Deaf) for 35+ years, and was their Chairman for the past 10 years. He visits and contributes to the Camp regularly, and is also deeply involved with other Deaf organizations such as the Gospel Deaf Fellowship in Kitchener.

Don Smith

Don Smith

Board Director

Don is a fervent supporter of Reverend Rumball’s cause, and he brings with him many years of organizational governance experience, as he has served on the boards for the Evangelical Church of the Deaf, the Ontario Mission of the Deaf, Deaf Men’s Fellowship, and the Ontario Camp of the Deaf. Prior to moving into the B.R.C.C.E.D. Seniors’ Assisted Living apartment in 2016, he was also actively involved with the Seniors’ Deaf Club in the Waterloo Region.

He has been happily married to his wonderful wife, Vera, for 60+ years, with two grown children with families of their own.

Jan Mowbray

Jan Mowbray

Board Director

Jan is passionate about the society, and is a strong advocate against social injustices and inequalities, and has over 35 years of community service and leadership experience. She strongly believes that in order to understand the community, one must be involved in the community and work within it. She has also dedicated herself to respresenting the public, including two terms on Milton Council (2003-2010), and has been serving on the B.R.A.D. (now amalgamated as B.R.C.C.E.D.) Board of Directors since 2013.

Mark Kocaurek

Mark Kocaurek

Board Director

Mark is President of MKSK Management Inc. which provides specialized consulting services to the financial services industry in the areas of Treasury, Retail Lending, Commercial Lending and Risk Management. Mark’s most recent engagement was with Wealth One Bank of Canada, Canada’s newest  Schedule I bank, where he was a key member of the management team responsible for obtaining the  bank’s licence and launching operations.

Robert Wells

Robert Wells

Board Director (Finance)

Robert has been on the board for more than 25 years serving as the Finance Director. Professionally, he is a Chartered Accountant, and is an associate partner in Audit and Assurance Group of PwC. He is a member of the Private Company Services group, specializing in the automotive, retail, manufacturing, software, and not-for-profit sectors.