The Art of Teamwork


      Trudy Van Dop

With over 25 years’ involvement in the arts and cultural sector and the tourism industry, Trudy Van Dop has dedicated her career to increasing the viability of arts and culture in British Columbia – both professionally and philanthropically.

Trudy is a Cultural Entrepreneur.

“Cultural Entrepreneurs are cultural change agents and resourceful visionaries who organize cultural, financial, social and human capital , to generate revenue from a cultural activity. Their innovative solutions result in economically sustainable cultural enterprises that enhance livelihoods and create cultural value and wealth for both creative producers and consumers of  cultural services and products.”

source: Genevieve Tremblay; Cultural Entrepreneur




Kahla Yzerman
Christina Crook’s book, The Joy of Missing Out: Finding Balance in a Wired World, has made her leading voice on technology and human flourishing. Through her writing and speaking she reveals how key shifts in our thinking enable us to draw closer to one another, taking up the good burdens of local work and responsibilities. Wonder, trust, and discipline are central to the experience of being human and keys to our joy.
Christina Crook
 Editor of The Curated Community
 Varya is  a BCIT Graduate of Marketing Management of Tourism program. Her passion for Arts & Culture has inspired her to start out her career with BC’s Guide to Arts & Culture, where she can apply her marketing skills towards curating and supporting the local arts and culture of British Columbia.
Varya Molchanova
Sales & Marketing Manager