Our Staff

Executive Leadership Team

Ray Gerow, Chief Executive Officer

  • ceo@ahma-bc.org
  • Wet'suwet'en from the Burns Lake Band and a Canadian Military veteran.
  • Supported Aboriginal entrepreneurs, on and off reserve, through the Aboriginal Business and Community Development Centre in Prince George.
  • Co-led a three-year national Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council project on urban Aboriginal economic development, in partnership with the University of Northern BC.
  • Has an extensive history of researching Aboriginal housing issues.
  • Named Business Person of the Year in 2011 by the Prince George Chamber of Commerce.

Lloyd Taghavi, Chief Financial Officer

  • tag@ahma-bc.org
  • 20 +years experience as a senior finance officer and controller
  • Bachelors in Accounting and Master degree in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Moved to Canada in 2005; worked in California for 20 years, private and public sector
  • Married, one child

Carl Joseph Johnson, Director of Housing Operations

  • jjohnson@ahma-bc.org
  • 25+ years working in and around the Housing Sector
  • Experienced in working with and in government on policy and planning
  • Focus on Strategic Planning and execution
  • Expertise in the Provincial and Federal Housing Programs

David Silva, Director of Corporate Services

  • dsilva@ahma-bc.org
  • 12+ years Construction and Project Management experience
  • Technologist Diploma in Building Technology and Building Science (AScT)
  • Contract administration and strategic leadership certificates
  • Married and has one child


Staff Contacts

Alexandra Christian

Aboriginal Portfolio Advisor

Connie Mah

Administrative Assistant

Emma Owen

Executive Assistant

Jennifer Williams

On leave until 2016.
Team Assistant

Michelle Nahanee

Communications Manager

Rachel Humenny

Communications Manager

Sarah Eckert

Aboriginal Portfolio Advisor

Carol Endrizzi

Aboriginal Portfolio Advisor

Debra Webber

Team Assistant

Geoff Butchart

Aboriginal Portfolio Advisor

Lance Brommeland

Technical Services Advisor

Nizar Laarif

Business Manager

Sandra Eatmon

Aboriginal Portfolio Advisor