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Inclusion BC thanks Michael Keating and welcomes Kevin Lusignan as Executive Director of Community Ventures Society

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Inclusion BC is pleased to take the occasion to thank Michael Keating for his years of service and to welcome and congratulate Kevin Lusignan, the new Executive Director of Community Ventures Society.

Inclusion BC is pleased to take the occasion to express our thanks and appreciation for the years of service Michael Keating, Executive Director of Community Ventures Society, has given to the community living movement. We are also honoured to welcome and congratulate Kevin Lusignan, the new Executive Director of Community Ventures Society, in his new position.

Michael has been a tremendous voice of knowledge, deep commitment, and truly inclusive values. He has served as the Executive Director of Community Ventures Society, an Inclusion BC member organization, for nearly twelve years and throughout that time has been a strong voice and a community leader for inclusion and full human rights for people with developmental disabilities and their families.

He served on the Inclusion BC Board of Directors as the first Board member representing the Executive Directors' Network, and we are very pleased that he will be joining us as a member of the Inclusion BC Foundation Board of Directors.

Thank you to Michael for your years of service and your ongoing and continuous commitment to community living and inclusion.

Kevin Lusignan is a parent, a family leader, a community living innovator, and the new Executive Director of Community Ventures Society. He is President of the Family Support Institute of British Columbia and a longtime and ardent voice and advocate for families and people with developmental disabilities to be included in all areas of life, citizenship and human rights.

Inclusion BC congratulates Kevin and Community Ventures Society and we look forward to working together to build a truly inclusive  society.