Jeff Benna has been a real estate agent in Vancouver for 26 years and is a Certified Family Enterprise Advisor. As well as being on the board he serves Madrona on the Ways and Means Committee. Actively working on the real estate space requirements for our growing school. His training is in sales and marketing at Douglas College and the Family Enterprise Advisor Program through Sauder at UBC.
Deborah Hobson joined the Board this year. She is a retired university professor and administrator who served terms as a vice-president of Dalhousie University and of York University. Her academic field was Classics. Before moving to Vancouver in 2006 she was a board member of a hospice in Toronto. She is currently an active member of the Arbutus Walk community and is the president of the Mozaiek Strata Council. She is the grandmother of two Madrona students in grades 4 and 7. She can often be seen walking two golden retrievers around Arbutus Walk and past the school.
Doran is co-founder of Chandler Fogden Aldous Law firm. His practice focuses almost exclusively on providing legal services for the entertainment industry. Doran has extensive experience representing clients in all stages of scripted and unscripted film & television productions, including Canadian and international producers.
Doran is a regular guest lecturer at the University of British Columbia Allard School of Law Entertainment Law class.
Doran can still be found playing his piano and accordion at the Canadian Bar Association’s annual ‘Battle of the Bar Bands’. Doran lives in Vancouver with his wife and three boys.