When Ms. Brenda started working here in 2010, she officially became a Responsible Adult…haha! She has always enjoyed being part of the growth of children. She was a Scout leader for 4 years, planning and running events. She has the best of two worlds doing accounting and working with children and their families.
Pastor Matt started in full time ministry at Abbotsford Church of the Nazarene in July of 2011 as a youth and family pastor. Prior to his start in ministry Matt lived with his family in Calgary, AB where he completed a Behavioural Science Degree at Ambrose University. Starting in September 2018 Matt began his current ministry as Lead Pastor at AbbyNaz. Matt, his Wife, and their two children live in Abbotsford. He enjoys singing camp songs, playing slap-shot, watching the Vancouver Canucks and publicly harassing his Uncle about his opposing choice in CFL team.
Ms. Michelle has been working with children for nearly 10 years. She went back to school to get her Early Childhood Education certificate two years ago and has been working at Open Door ever since. Ms. Michelle is an outdoorsy person, who is very adventurous, and loves to try new things. Her passions in life include God, children, family, and animals.
Ms. Erum has been working at the Open Door for 2 years now. She loves her job, but especially loves all the kids she gets to work with since her kids, which she loves, are grown-ups now. Ms. Erum is also grateful for her amazing colleagues who she gets to work with everyday. She is excited for the opportunity to work at the Open Door for another year and hopefully many years to come.