Resident Doctors of BC


Lona Cunningham

Executive Director

Lona is responsible for implementing the vision, mission and strategy of RDBC.

She oversees the day-to-day operations of the organization, including managing staff and finances, member services and assisting with various committees as needed. She ensures all projects and services are both in line with the organization’s strategic plan, and are cost effective and time efficient.

Lona works closely with the Board of Directors to develop the organization’s plans, to govern and to manage initiatives including improving member dialogue and engagement and strengthening external relationships.


Brandi MacLean


Michelle Seymour

  • Represents RDBC and its members to UBC and Health Authorities
  • Assists members with Collective Agreement related concerns and inquiries
  • Assists with bargaining and provides resident support

Kejia Wang

  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with internal RDBC Committees and Board of Directors
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with external stakeholders and their committees including UBC, HEABC and MoH
  • Plans and conducts research projects related to RDBC policy activities
  • Prepares RDBC response to policy documents and statements issued by other organizations

Julie Wu

  • Responsible for the financial records of the organization
  • Responsible for accounts payable and receivable, budgeting, and other financial matters within the organization
  • Acts as staff support for the Finance Committee

Yukie Wan

  • Administers the Call Stipend allowances and assists residents with Call Stipend inquiries
  • Prepares and analyzes data for RDBC activities and areas of interest
  • Plans and conducts research related to RDBC activities
  • Provides administrative support to the office

Diana Sorto Martinez

  • Communicates and supports RDBC’s policies and developments within RDBC and at the political and labour relations level.
  • Coordinates the collection of materials and writing of articles for the Pulse magazine and Rounds email newsletter.
  • Develops social media content and distributes via networks while also implementing social media strategies in line with the organization’s overall objectives and brand
  • Provides support in answering day to day inquires and member correspondence

Hannah Dunbar

  • Answers day-to-day inquiries and member correspondence.
  • Maintains liaison between the membership and RDBC.
  • Communicates and supports the RDBC’s policies and developments within RDBC.
  • Assists other RDBC staff with member service-related matters.
  • Assists in event planning and management.