New Lay Bencher Lilian To

Lilian To of Vancouver has been appointed a Lay Bencher, to complete the term of Valerie MacLean who resigned from the position earlier this year.

Ms. To is the Executive Director of the United Chinese Community Enrichment Services Society (SUCCESS ), an organization that provides immigrant settlement services to over 300,000 people each year in British Columbia. She has served on the BC Multicultural Education Advisory Committee and the Vancouver School Board Race Relations Advisory Committee and has received a number of awards for her work, including a 1999 YWCA Women of Distinction Award and a federal Citation for Citizenship.

Ms. To holds a Master of Social Work from the University of BC.