Our Team

Board of Directors

Board 5

CarmenCarmen Barclay, BCFCCA Chair

… has a background in family child care, teaches a variety of courses and is a Holistic Health Coach with a passion to help people return to eating real foods that are simple to make and taste delicious. Her area of focus is healing and sealing the digestive system.


SuzanneSuzanne Schlechte, BCFCCA Vice Chair

… is proud to be a busy Family Child Care Provider at My Buddies Daycare, a blogger at My Buddies and I and a co-author of the children’s activity book “Learn with Play” as well as the childcare training course “Caring for Yourself as a Child Care Provider“.  She is equally proud of her role as wife, mother & grandmother.


Rena LabergeRena Laberge, BCFCCA Past Chair

 runs a FCC in her home in Victoria for 20 years now. Rena is very active with her family and can usually be found in her RV, a country concert or cutting felt for her felt stories.

ShaunaShauna Lockhart, BCFCCA Director

… is an experienced teacher who has been guiding children of all ages for over 13 years, and is now running a child care centre from home. Shauna enjoys spending time with loved ones, getting outdoors, fundraising, and working towards her tae kwon do black belt.

 RosangelaRosangela Giacobetti, BCFCCA Director

 ….is a licensed Early Childhood Educator, running a family childcare center for over 20 yrs. She is also an ECE practicum instructor and a qualified Good Beginnings facilitator. For fun, Rosangela loves spending time with her family, travelling, biking and Latin dancing.

happy-emoji-1    Vida Shahghabi, BCFCCA Director

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