Leadership

Bruce Curtiss - Executive Director

With 15+ experience, Bruce brings a strong background not only as Senior Chaplain and Manager of Union Gospel Mission located in Vancouver’s downtown east side, but as a coach, mentor and servant to marginalized communities in greatest need of a hand-up. Together, we look forward to working with him to fulfill our vision: a compassionate community where the cycles of poverty have been broken and lives restored in Victoria!

Sean Lewis - Church Pastor

Sean has been the founder of many ministries in the Victoria region and has been dedicated to empowering people through these ministries with the message of Jesus Christ since 2006. While serving at The Mustard Seed Street Church Sean is studying to complete his Masters in Divinity to add to his diploma in counseling. It’s Sean’s heart that the Church in Victoria will be used to minister to people in need, and operate in the power of God.

Jackie Cox-Ziegler - Director of Administration

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Jackie joined the Mustard Seed's leadership team mid-2012, bringing with her a wealth of experience gained in Victoria's urban ministries. Known as a woman with deep compassion for those in need, Jackie has served in a variety of leadership roles in several local social sector agencies and shelters.Jackie's care for individuals, paired with a very analytical and detailed mind, make her a vital addition to the Mustard Seed's leadership team.

Janine Boice - Director of Development

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Janine is a Victoria native that spent much of her professional career in the US and in Alberta.  Janine has a strong background in both finance where she has been an awarded for excellence and in marketing where she helped brand and build a highly successful sports company.   Janine felt a calling to take her love for people, serving the community and business acumen and join the MSSC team.