Feb 26, 2024

Carol Brown & Alicia Williams – Board of Directors – Consumer Protection BC

By PFM Search

PFM is pleased to announce the appointment of Carol Brown and Alicia Williams to the Board of Directors at Consumer Protection BC, effective 2023. This marks the beginning of their first three-year terms, concluding in December 2026.

Carol Brown brings a wealth of expertise in organizational development and governance. With a background as a business lawyer, Carol transitioned into mediation and adjudication roles within various provincial regulatory bodies, including the British Columbia Utilities Commission and the Environmental Appeal Board. Holding a PhD in organizational development, Carol’s commitment to excellence extends to her teaching endeavors at Royal Roads University. She is a certified Independent Corporate Director (ICD.D) and currently serves on the board of the Victoria Airport Authority.

Alicia Williams, a seasoned Chartered Professional Accountant and senior financial executive, joins the board with a diverse portfolio spanning Canadian and US private and public companies, as well as not-for-profit organizations. Currently serving as the Vice President of Finance for the YWCA Metro Vancouver, Alicia’s expertise extends beyond financial matters to encompass governance advice, with a focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), and corporate sustainability. Alicia’s legal background, coupled with her extensive experience, enriches the board’s skill set. She also holds a law degree (J.D.) from the University of Southern California.

On behalf of PFM Executive Search, we extend our warmest congratulations to Carol and Alicia on their appointments to the Board of Directors at Consumer Protection BC.

PFM Executive Search has been a trusted partner in executive recruitment and board placement for over 30 years, serving prominent Canadian private, public, and not-for-profit clients. Our commitment to excellence in leadership placement continues to drive our success in identifying top talent worldwide. If you’re seeking to strengthen your board composition, consider PFM as your dedicated advisor  in navigating future board requirements. With our extensive experience and personalized approach, we stand ready to guide you towards achieving your organizational goals.