The RFABC Team


At RFABC, the staff are extremely passionate about recreation. Each staff member brings years of recreation experience. They are dedicated to the stewardship of recreation facility infrastructure, quality programs and services, and collaboration through integrity and transparency. Whether you need training, a job posting, or information on government regulations, they can help!


Dwayne Kalynchuk
Executive Director
Shawntel Dickinson
Manager, Communications and Marketing
Gary Paterson
Manager,Interim Education and Business Operations

Board of Directors

The AARFP Board of Directors are volunteers from all over the province of British Columbia. The Board consists of 8 executive positions and zone representatives. They are dedicated to RFABC’s Mission; to promote safe and efficient operation of recreation facilities through the provision of educational opportunities, networking, training, and the advocacy for the recreation sector.

Carol Sheridan
Jenna Stevens
Terry Welsh
Past President
Ron Dietrich
Education and Technical Director
Sheena Boyles
Jamie Rennie
Membership & Marketing Director
Ron Aubrey
Larry Robinson
Associates Director
Shawn Fengler
Facility Program Director

Zone Directors

Looking for the latest information about zone meetings? Feel free to contact your Zone Director for more information about upcoming meetings.

Vancouver Island
Darrin Legge
Lower Mainland
Stacey Miranda
Cariboo Zone
Bob Corbettt
North Zone
Mike Fetterer
Okanagan Zone
Tamara Smithers
Skeena-Bulkley Zone
Kootenay Zone