Emma Gibbons

Chief Executive Officer

-Strategic Planning
-Financial Management
-Organizational Policy
-Leadership & Management
-Partnership liaison
-Government liaison
-Funding & Grant submissions


Emma comes most recently from the sport of field hockey, where she served as the Executive Director for West Vancouver Field Hockey Club, the largest club in Canada with over 2000 members.  At WVFHC, Emma was responsible for the operational and strategic leadership of the club with a focus on building relationships with members, Field Hockey BC, Field Hockey Canada and other sport partners.  Prior to WVFHC, Emma worked for five years for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the areas of government and partner relations, dignitary operations, and as the Director of the CEO Office. She currently sits on one of viaSport BC’s grant committees and is involved in several physical literacy partnerships with Sport for Life Canada.

Emma is passionate about the role that sport plays in creating opportunities for everyone to be active and believes that Volleyball BC is a natural leader in this area.  In the Chief Executive Officer job Emma plans to work collaboratively to continue to develop, build and strengthen the sport of Volleyball across BC.