About Our Board
The Realistic Success Recovery Society is a non-profit charitable society. The Board of Directors of The Realistic Success Recovery Society represent a broad cross-section of the public.
Alex Charles – life long Surrey resident and President of the Board. Alex was a founding board member in 2007. He is a labour relations professional for UNIFOR Local 780. Alex has coached Surrey Minor Football teams.
Heather Cross – active Surrey resident and Treasurer. Heather was the volunteer Co-ordinator for the BC Summer Games. Heather joined the Board in 2011.
Ren Morley – a public school counsellor he sees the devastation that addiction brings into the lives of families. Ren offers support to those struggling to turn their lives around. Ren was a founding board member.
Penny Priddy – joining the board in 2014, Penny has been keenly interested in the Society’s progress and our positive role in the public discourse on recovery houses in BC. Penny has the distinction of being the only woman in Canadian history to be elected to school board, city council, provincial legislature and the house of commons.
Nimi Chauhan – a community activist working with women fleeing violence and works for the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction. Nimi joined the board in 2016.
Sherry Mumford, Ph.D – Retired Director Fraser Health Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Professor in the Criminology & Criminal Justice department at the University of the Fraser Valley. Sherry joined the board in 2018.