Our team

The SOWINS Team consists of:

  • Executive Director Danielle Goulden                                                                                                       
  • a volunteer Board of Directors
  • 60+ staff
  • 50+  volunteers
  • many funding and project partners from our community

You can get involved too by becoming a membervolunteering, or donating to SOWINS.

Board of Directors

The current members of the SOWINS Board of Directors are:

  • Rod Fru, Board Chair
  • Sharon Romank, Secretary
  • Heather Seminiuk, Treasurer
  • Liz Wilson, Director
  • Kerri Beattie, Director
  • Susie Gay, Director
  • Amelia Boultbee, Director
  • Katie O’Kell, Director

You Can Help

SOWINS relies in part on the generosity of people like you to help end the cycle of violence and abuse in the South Okanagan. Your contribution will make a difference in the life of a woman or child who has experienced or is at risk of violence and abuse.  Please give.

Need support?
Contact us

Counselling & Administration Office:
24 Hour Crisis Line & Emergency Shleter:

Making an Impact


Bed Stays for Women in 2019


Bed Stays for Children in 2019


PEACE Program Sessions in 2019


Crisis Calls Answered in 2019


Shelter at Capacity for these days in 2019


Women and Children Turned AWAY in 2019