Fiscal Year 2019 / 2020

Madeleine King – Board Chair

Madeleine King served as a Calgary Alderman, 2001-07 and was a member of the Calgary Planning Commission, 2008-10 making recommendations to City Council regarding land use and urban planning. She holds a Masters degree in Environmental Design at the University of Calgary where she is now a member of the Dean’s Circle.

In addition to experience in business, law, mediation and fundraising, Madeleine has served on numerous boards including the: Rotary Club of Calgary (current Membership Chair), Calgary Public Art Board (current Chair), Contemporary Calgary Arts Society, UNICEF Canada, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, Cabinet of the Calgary Committee to End Homelessness, Calgary Police Commission, Calgary Children’s Cottage Society, a community association and two school councils.

Madeleine is a member of St. Stephens Anglican Church where she is a member of the parish council, coordinator of sides people, communion assistant, and coffee volunteer.

The Reverend Dr. Marc Jerry – 1st Vice Chair
Committee Membership: Governance & HR, Finance & Audit

The Rev Dr. Marc Jerry is an ordained Lutheran Pastor currently serving the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. Dr. Jerry is an elected member of the ELCIC’s National Church Council and is the chair of the national church’s Faith, Order, and Doctrine Committee.

Dr. Jerry is a graduate-level economist and has more than 18 years of experience as a member of several distinguished business faculties. Dr. Jerry was a tenured Associate Professor and Chair at Mount Royal University; instructed in the University of Calgary’s MBA program; and most recently, taught at Red Deer College’s Donald School of Business.

Dr. Jerry is passionate about Bethany’s mission and is keen to support the organization’s management group.

Sunny Delaney-Clark
Committee Membership: Strategic Planning & Risk Management

Sunny Delaney-Clark immigrated to Canada in 1967 from Korea.

Sunny’s professional background includes, Educator, HR and Corporate Banking and Capital Market, RBC. Managing Director, for a National Private Health Group.

Sunny’s bi-cultural background together with education and work experience supports her commitment to work with new Canadians, which have led her to a number of volunteer opportunities and community leadership roles. In addition to serving as the Director, Jubilee Board, Sunny’s other community involvement includes:

  • Board Chair, Calgary Catholic Immigration Society.
  • Director, Calgary Foundation.
  • Director, Honens International.

Kurt Hanson – Board Member
Committee Membership: Strategic Planning & Risk Management, Governance & HR

Kurt’s passion for public service spans 38 years in a variety of progressively responsible roles with Alberta Mental Health and The City of Calgary where he served as the  Director of Community Strategies for five years, the Director of  Recreation for a decade, and as General Manager of Community Services Department prior to recently retiring.

Throughout his career, Kurt championed the development of a suite of key policies and frameworks, and also played key leadership and executive sponsorship role in many community capital development projects including the funding and building of four new regional recreation centres. Kurt has served on a host of Boards such as the Calgary Children’s Initiative, Calgary Housing Company, Calgary Sport Tourism Authority, Calgary Convention Centre, McMahon Stadium and the Calgary Bid Exploration Committee. He holds a Masters degree in Social Work with a specialization in Management and Administration and an undergraduate degree in Social Work with a focus on mental health and counselling.

Kurt remains committed to working towards “making life better every day” for all Calgarians.

Joyce McKenny – Board Member
Committee Membership: Finance & Audit (Chair)

Joyce McKenny has been with Bank of Montreal (BMO) for over 20 years and is currently in the role of Branch Manager.

Joyce joined the Bethany Board of Trustees in 2017.

She served on the council for Faith Lutheran as President and is an active member of Hope Lutheran Church.

Greig Sproule – Board Member
Committee Membership: Governance & HR (Chair) & Fund Development

Greig Sproule has been a Board Member of the Bethany Care Society Board of Trustees since 2014. Greig chaired the Human Resources Committee of the Board for three years and is currently chair of the Governance & HR Committee of the Board.

Greig is an energy industry executive and has operated a successful energy consulting firm for over two decades. Greig holds several degrees including a Masters in Business Administration, a Bachelor of Commerce, a Diploma in Religious Studies and an Advanced Certificate in Wine & Spirits. This latter achievement has led Greig to provide sommelier services as part of his consulting services.

Greig is a member of Varsity Bible Church where he has acted as Board Chair and other leadership roles for over 30 years. He is privileged to be a husband, father and papa.