Peace of Mind Canada
P.O.M - United
Felicia Gopin, Executive Director, Peace of Mind Canada
Felicia Gopin is married and has three children. She graduated with her Hon. B.A. in English and Bachelor of Education from York University in 1988. She went on to teach English at Newmarket High School for ten years and then took a dramatic change in her career path by establishing Anjals Construction Inc., building custom homes in Toronto. In 2011, Felicia was introduced to Peace of Mind and began to volunteer her time to the organization. She quickly recognized the importance of the program and the impact that it had not only on our Israeli heroes, but also on their families and on the families who host them. In March 2014, Felicia was asked to lead Peace of Mind in Canada and very proudly took on the role of Director.
Tanya Hyams, Executive Assistant, Peace of Mind Canada
Tanya Hyams is married and has two children. She is currently studying Non Profit and Voluntary Management at Ryerson University. She worked in the High Tech Security industry for six years before taking time off to focus on her family. In 2013, Tanya was introduced to the Peace of Mind program as a volunteer. She immediately fell in love with this critical initiative and saw the positive impact that it had on the participants. In July 2016, Tanya began working full time for the organization.