Our Team

Our team brings experience and professionalism to the task of serving our members.

Our commitment to our vision and values supports our work as we deliver the best possible experience to our membership. Over the past 30 years, our focus on local government liability claims has helped us develop a high level of expertise in this area. Our staff are regularly approached by the province and other organizations to participate in task forces and working groups to assist in policymaking that affects local governments. We share our expertise and serve our members by ensuring their interests are considered by those in a position to effect change.


Claudia Chan

Claudia Chan

Manager of Digital Strategy and Technology

Email: cchan@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6345

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Kynan Pacunana

Office Services Assistant

Email: kpacunana@miabc.org

Phone: 604-343-8582


Manuel Orellana

Digital Strategy Analyst

Email: morellana@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-9485

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Mayara Iunes

Office Services Coordinator

Email: miunes@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6347

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Megan Chorlton

Chief Executive Officer

Email: mchorlton@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6348


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Alex Wu

Claims Examiner

Email: awu@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6363

Bryan Wong

Bryan Wong

Road Adjuster

Email: bwong@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-7031

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David Hooper

Claims Examiner

Email: dhooper@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6346

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David Tupper

Claims & Risk Analyst

Email: dtupper@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6353

Kevin Travis

Kevin Travis

Claims Examiner

Email: ktravis@miabc.org

Phone: 604-757-7277

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Michelle Stewart

Claims Examiner

Email: mstewart@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6359

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Steven Gares

Manager of Claims

Email: sgares@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6354


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Farnoush Ghorbanian

Accounting Technician

Email: fghorbanian@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6361

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Maria Creighton

Chief Financial Officer

Email: mcreighton@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6352


Peter Uyeyama


Email: puyeyama@miabc.org

Phone: 604-343-8581

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Pritika Pratap


Email: ppratap@miabc.org

Phone: 604-343-8581

Insurance Services

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Erica Shi

Program Specialist & Broker

Email: eshi@miabc.org

Phone: 778-724-4509

Jacinta Wu

Jacinta Wu

Risk Management Advisor

Email: jwu@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6362

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Marina Sen

Manager of Member Engagement

Email: msen@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6364


Nedia Vanderelst

Member Representative & Broker

Email: nvanderelst@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-7042

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Nicole Trevethan

Director of Insurance Services

Email: npurves@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6360

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Sandra Mayo

Manager of Risk Management Services

Email: smayo@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6401

Satvinder Sekhon

Satvinder Kaur Sekhon

Insurance Services Administrator

Email: ssekhon@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6350


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Anna Iacoviello

Legal Assistant

Email: aIacoviello@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6357

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Brian Lee

Legal Counsel

Email: blee@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6355

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Dana Romanick

Legal Counsel

Email: dromanick@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6349

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Elizabeth Wong

Legal Counsel

Email: ewong@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6351

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Janet Kwong

Legal Counsel

Email: jkwong@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6351

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Judy Yee

Legal Assistant

Email: jyee@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6358

Maryam Sherkat

Maryam Z. Sherkat

General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer

Email: msherkat@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6356

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Samantha Boyce

Manager of Strategic Innovation & Assistant General Counsel

Email: sboyce@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-6365

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Tristan James

Legal Counsel

Email: tjames@miabc.org

Phone: 604-449-5741