BeautyCouncil

Board of Directors

BOARD DIRECTOR: CHAIR

Bill Moreland, RCP
Bill has been on the BeautyCouncil's Board of Directors for four years and Chair since 2012.  In addition to his duties as Chair, he is currently the Director of Marketing & Operations for the Vancouver born and acclaimed Suki's Salons and Academy.  Bill spent the majority of his career working as the Executive Vice President at BBDO (New York and Los Angeles), one of the world's largest advertising agencies. He holds a BSc in Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma and a MBA from the University of Georgia (emphasis in marketing). 

 


 

BOARD DIRECTOR: SECRETARY TREASURER

Lorrie Killer, CCP
Lorrie has been in the beauty industry for most of her working life. Beginning her career in Vancouver as a stylist, she has owned and operated several salons, a men's style salon and a wig import business.

For the past 25 years, Lorrie has owned and operated Valle School of Beauty in Chilliwack. Her education includes an Undergraduate Degree in Arts,  Provincial Instructors Diploma and Train the Trainer Diploma. Lorrie has acted as the chair and team specialist audit team member for PCTIA for 10 years and a long time member of the BCCCA, NACC, HABC and BeautyCouncil.

Professional training includes Martin Parsons, Toni&Guy, Irvin Rusk, and Pivot Point. Lorrie has participated in some of the best classes from our own BC stylists, "Their talent is second to none."
Her objective is to focus on education for all members of this industry.


BOARD DIRECTOR

 

Alberto Cirillo, CCP

My 37 combined years in the Cosmetology industry have given me a unique perspective as both a salon owner and a coach. After running a business for 28 years, he has gained copious amounts of knowledge that have led him to begin teaching other salon owners throughout North America how to run a successful business. He has given them the tools needed, teaching them systems that can be implemented in their salons to grow a successful business. These systems include marketing, client retention, employee management, and financial management.

 

Alberto's past board experiences include the involvement on the Administrative Council of the Italian Mutual Aid Society in the capacities of Vice President, Secretary Treasurer and Event’s Co-ordinator. This has him to become well versed in decision making in a team setting, and to undertake responsibilities where needed.

BOARD DIRECTOR

Jim Dreichel, RCP

Jim is the co-owner/operator of the unique and vibrant Union Salon, located in the trendy neighbourhood of South Granville, Vancouver, B.C. Jim has a clear understanding of what it takes to operate and grow a successful salon business.

 

He credits his previous careers in Social Work, Professional Acting, and the Salon Industry for his strong interpersonal skills and his ability to attract and maintain relationships needed to succeed in this industry. Jim’s unique and clear skill set is relatable to the demands of the position of Board Director. 

 

Jim believes it is time for an accountable, inclusive, proactive and transparent plan, and subsequent action to elevate the status of our Industry, the Association, and the Service Providers. Jim wants to lead BeautyCouncil in the direction of regaining its position as an industry leader.


BOARD DIRECTOR

 

Tara Main, CCP

Tara Main is the founder of In The Black Salon Business Consulting. She has a strong passion for the art of hairdressing, as well as for teaching the business behind the chair. Tara has been in the Cosmetology Industry since 1996 as a hairstylist, platform artist, salon coordinator, educator, director of a cosmetology school and the director of a prominent salon and spa.

 

She is recognized as being an outstanding trade professional, inspiring mentor, encouraging teacher, and focused and determined leader in the cosmetology industry.

 

BOARD DIRECTOR

 

Launie Morgan, CCP 

Launie has been active in the Cosmetology Industry for over 30 years as a professional in her trade as well as instruction in schools for over 20 of those years, with her presently managing the operations of Mark Anthony Academy of Cosmetology.

 

Launie has been a member with Beauty Council since moving here from Alberta in 1996, in Esthetics and Nail Technology.  

 

She takes great pride in saying, “We need to stand together to gain back the dignity and pride we once held in this industry and build back the confidence we need with our customers.” 

 

Launie is a strong believer in regulation of this Industry even if it means self-regulation.

 

BOARD DIRECTOR

Linda Villeneuve, CCP

Linda has been an active member of BeautyCouncil since 2001, when she started teaching the Esthetician & Nail Technician Programs in BC (Okanogan College- 7 years, Trend College 1 ½ years)

Linda has worked tirelessly over 11 years as an educator to keep the standards within the beauty industry at the highest level possible.”Through example and teachings I have instilled commitment to excellence with my students over the years. When deregulation happened in BC, I continued to encourage my students to take the BeautyCouncil exam to show their dedication to professionalism in the industry.”

 

“My passion for professionalizing the industry BC, instigated the movement to bring BeautyCouncil to Alberta too”

 

Linda brings years of experience from teaching & developing Esthetician & Nail Technician curriculum both in BC and Alberta & also comes with experience in working to change government. In 1998, Linda organized a campaign & lead a rally to the steps of the Legislature that resulted in a legislative amendment.

 

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