Changing lives through knowledge.

Helping people gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to take part in developing a healthy community and live a fulfilling life. 

Meet  our board of directors who make this all possible

Patrick Davis Change Makers' Education Society

Patrick juggling rings during Prince Rupert's Canada Day celebrations at Mariners Park 2018. Northern Health Imagine Grant.

Patrick Davis, President and
Volunteer Extraordinaire

After finishing a degree in civil engineering and over a decade working in construction management, Patrick moved to Japan and taught English as a Foreign Language at primary through university levels. 

He helped found Change Makers' Education Society in January 2017 and is an active community volunteer in Prince Rupert, he volunteers on other boards and works diligently to help all members of our community.

Janice Muir RN(c) BSN, Vice-President and
Health Literacy Practitioner 

Our 2019 Board is pleased to welcome Janice Muir RN (c ), BSN, to the position as Vice President. Janice brings a wealth of experience. She has been active in the Prince Rupert Community for the last several years. She comes with pervious Board Experience and is passionate about all forms of literacy. She believes that literacy is a key component in wellbeing. She has volunteered as our Health Literacy Practioner and has offered wellness workshops to our community members.

Janice Muir of Change Makers Education Scoiety

Janice facilitating a health literacy workshop.

Happy Wang

Happy Wang, Treasurer
and Community Volunteer 

Our 2019 Board is pleased to welcome Happy Wang, to the position as Treasurer.

Happy believes in striving for excellence, transforming  self and others, and adding value to our community and the world! Wonderful performance comes from integrity, diligence, consideration, critical thinking, and savvy! When we are confident, work is play.

He holds a Master Diploma in Accounting from McGill University, his experience includes all levels of accounting, personal taxes and

corporate taxes, data analysis; performance strategy, plan, implement, and analysis; human resource management; corporate and personal financial literacy, financial analysis, and financial engagements; etc.

He has volunteered for many events and has been passionate to various activities that promote our community to become better and better, more and more beautiful.

Contribute love, joy and fun to people’s life. That is what the name “Happy” means.

Priscilla Dennis, Director
and Filmmaker  

Change Makers' Education Society welcomes Priscilla Dennis to our board as a director. Priscilla has been with Change Makers as a practitioner since January and is excited about the literacy work she’s been involved with so far. She hopes to help Change Makers expand their reach in the neighbourhood and the community.

On her own time, Priscilla has been a volunteer and an advocate. She is deeply connected to her family with whom attends many community events. She strongly believes community connection is very important

Priscilla is Gitxsan, Tsimshian and Haida. She works as a videographer with Raven Eagle Media, with the primary goal and hope of capturing the culture, traditions and language of First Nations people for future generations.

Priscilla Dennis of Change Makers Education Society

Priscilla in the Harbourview neighbourhood of M'aKola Housing