Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services and Cythera Transition House Society Appoints Kristy Rogge as Executive Director

Maple Ridge, [January 25, 2024] — Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services and Cythera Transition House Society proudly announces the appointment of Kristy Rogge as its new Executive Director. With an impressive 25-year tenure at Community Services, Kristy brings a wealth of experience, having most recently served as the Director of Operations.

Having dedicated her career to community service, Kristy Rogge has played a pivotal role in the growth and success of Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services and in the partnership with Cythera Transition House Society. Her extensive background in social services program development, implementation, and evaluation, along with her proven leadership within the organization make her an exceptional choice to lead as Executive Director.

Lisa Begg, Board Chair for Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services commented, “On behalf of the Board of Directors I want to congratulate Kristy on her new position of Executive Director. Her many years at Community Services, her knowledge and experience are going to be a huge asset and we are looking forward to working with her as Executive Director.”

Tish Scoffins, Board Chair for Cythera Transition House Society added, “We are so excited to have Kristy as our new Executive Director. Kristy’s commitment to the team that she has been a part of for many years will serve us and our clients well as we move forward. We welcome Kristy to her new role, and we look forward to working more closely with her.”

Kristy will continue to work closely with the current Executive Director, Vicki Kipps, over the next few months and will take over the helm of Community Services in mid-May, when Vicki is set to retire.

Kipps remarked, “I am thrilled with the Board’s decision to bring Kristy in as our new Executive Director. I’ve had the pleasure of working alongside Kristy and I can’t say enough about her integrity, work ethic and dedication to our clients and colleagues; she will do amazing things.

The Boards of Directors, along with the entire staff, extends their congratulations to Kristy Rogge and looks forward to the continued success of Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services and Cythera Transition House Society under her leadership.

For media inquiries or additional information, please contact:

Kerry Pavan
Director of Human Resources
Email – kpavan@comservice.bc.ca
Phone – 604-467-6911

Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services is an accredited, multi-service charity dedicated to providing quality programs and services to Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows for over 50 years.

Cythera Transition House Society exists to achieve a balance of power in society which, we believe, will bring about an end to violence and abuse of women and children.