Meet the CFSN Staff
Our core staff are augmented by project staff or contractors on an as-needed basis.
The general email box for all staff is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graham Stanley, General Manager
Originally from Quesnel and Vancouver, Graham came to CFSN in June of 2003. Since that time he has been providing small business start-up and expansion counselling, and assisting in their custom fit financial needs. Graham brings 20 years of experience in finance, commercial lending and manufacturing business consulting. Graham lives in Vanderhoof and enjoys being active in the community as a volunteer, playing guitar and acting as the Parade Marshall for the Nechako Valley Fall Fair.
Janine Payne, Financial Support Officer
Janine has been the Financial Support Officer for CFSN since 1998, and has more than 25 years experience as a professional bookkeeper. She was self-employed at Community Futures in Powell River prior to joining us here in Vanderhoof. Janine, and her husband, have lived in the Vanderhoof area since 1997. She is an accomplished horse breeder (Appaloosa Sport Horses) and competes locally in show harness driving. Janine owns 17 horses, two donkeys and one mule named O’Henry.
Tammy Lyell, Business Analyst
Tammy was born and raised in Vanderhoof, leaving right after graduation to see what City life was all about. While in Vancouver her career path led her to all aspects of financing and sales. Once her family started to grow the decision was made that a rural landscape was a better place for her family to be. They relocated to rural Prince George for 10 years until the last move back to Vanderhoof in 2004.
Tom Bulmer, CED Coordinator
Tom is a Central Interior native spending the majority of his adult life in Vanderhoof. He managed the small radio station for many years, worked nine years in real estate and spent time with Sun Life Financial before coming to CF-SN. Tom is very involved in the community enjoying roles in with the Integris Community Foundation, the Vanderhoof Airshow and The Vanderhoof Aquatic Centre. When not at work he can usually be found announcing and MC’ing various events.