Trustees, Board & Committees

Chairman
Frank Wong

Members
Janet Ang
Rev Deacon Clement Chen
Willie Cheng
Laurence Lien
George Lim
Dr Lim Cheok Peng
Ng Kok Song
Christina Ong

 

Chairman


 

Frank Wong is currently Vice Chairman of Asia Philanthropic Ventures Pte Ltd.

 

Members


Janet Ang is Vice President, Systems of Engagement & Smarter Cities of IBM Asia Pacific. She is a Board Member of the National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre, Public Utilities Board (PUB), Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (iDA) and Institute of Systems Science (ISS) – National University of Singapore. She is also a Board Member of Cenacle Mission (Singapore) Ltd and Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH).

Rev Deacon Clement Chen is Permanent Deacon of the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. He is the Archdiocesan Financial Administrator as well as Permanent Advisor to the Senate of Priests of the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. He is also on the Board of Consultors of the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. Rev Deacon Chen is a Board Member of the Archdiocesan Lands & Properties Singapore.

Willie Cheng was formerly Country Managing Partner of Accenture. Currently, he is on the boards of several commercial and non-profit organisations. He is Chairman of the Singapore Institute of Directors, Deputy Chairman of the Catholic Foundation and a Board Member of the Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initiatives, Singapore (CHARIS).

Dr Lim Cheok Peng is Chairman of Ophir-Ventures. He is a Member, Panel of Disciplinary Tribunal Chairmen of the Singapore Medical Council and NUS President’s Advancement Advisory Council. He is also a Board Member of the Catholic Foundation.

Jane Foo is Director, Compliance and Ethics of American Express International Inc. She currently serves as Secretary of the Lectors and Commentators Ministry at the Church of St Vincent de Paul and is active in the Catholic Neighbourhood Groups.

Laurence Lien is the Chairman of the Lien Foundation and the Community Foundation of Singapore. He is Co-founder and CEO of the Asia Philanthropy Circle and a Board Member of the Lien Centre for Social Innovation.

George Lim is Senior Counsel and Mediator, Consultant in Wee, Tay & Lim LLP. He was the Past President of the Law Society of Singapore and Past Chairman of Caritas Singapore. George is Consultor of the Jesuit Refugee Service Singapore.

Ng Kok Song is Chairman of Avanda Investment Management Pte Ltd and a Board Director of the Singapore Exchange. He was formerly Group Investment Officer of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation.

Christina Ong is Director of Club 21 Pte Ltd. She is Chairman of the National Parks Board, Director of the Como Foundation, Director of the Singapore Airlines Limited and Director of the Shambhala Yoga Centre Pte Ltd.

 

Chairman


Janet Ang is Vice President, Systems of Engagement & Smarter Cities of IBM Asia Pacific. She is a Board Member of the National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre, Public Utilities Board (PUB), Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (iDA) and Institute of Systems Science (ISS) – National University of Singapore. She is also a Board Member of Cenacle Mission (Singapore) Ltd and Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH).

 

Deputy Chairman


Anthony Soo is currently the Vice President of the Catholic AIDS Response Effort (CARE).

 

Members


Irene Chan is Director of Corporate Planning & Office of Patient Experience at KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital. She was formerly the Executive Director of Assisi Hospice. She is a trained catechist and teaches Catechism at the Church of St Vincent de Paul where she worships. She is a very active Disciple of the Verbum Dei Community.

Benedict Cheong is the CEO of Temasek Foundation. He was formerly CEO of the National Council of Social Service. He is currently on the Board of Casino Regulatory Authority, Temasek Cares CLG Limited and Temasek Foundation.

Jane Foo is Director, Compliance and Ethics of American Express International Inc. She currently serves as Secretary of the Lectors and Commentators Ministry at the Church of St Vincent de Paul and is active in the Catholic Neighbourhood Groups.

Jeremy Khoo is the Executive Director of the Children’s Aid Society. He presently sits on the Executive Committee of the Archdiocesan Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People (ACMI), is a Board Member of the Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initiatives, Singapore (CHARIS) and Vice-Chairman of the Episcopal Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerants (EMI).

Sr Maria Lau, IJS is presently the Provincial of the Infant Jesus Homes and Children’s Centres. She is the Vice President of the Inter-Religious Organisation, Council Member of the Archdiocesan Commission for Catholic Schools and Chairperson of the Archdiocesan Catholic Council for Inter-Religious Dialogue.

Patricia Lim is the Senior Audit Manager of Citibank NA. She serves in the choir at the Church of St Vincent de Paul as well as volunteers for Canossaville Children’s Home.

Rev Fr Christopher Soh, SJ is the Parish Priest of the Church of St Ignatius.

Sabina Soh  is a Consultant with Wee Tay & Lim LLP. She is a parishioner of the Church of St Francis Xavier and is an active member of the Neighbourhood Mothers’ Prayer and Rosary Groups.

Tan Cheng Han is a Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore (NUS). He is the Commissioner of the Competition Commission of Singapore, and is Chairman of the Public Accountants Oversight Committee and Media Literacy Council.

Rev Fr John-Paul Tan, OFM is the Chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. He is a Director of The Order of Friars Minor Singapore Ltd and a Board Member of the Catholic Foundation.

Teo Jin Lee is the Founder and Managing Director of ODE Consulting. She is currently on the Global Board of Governors of the International Association of Coaching.

Joachim Toh is presently the Deputy Chief Investment Officer at the National University of Singapore (Investment Office). He is a Director of the Mermaid Maritime Public Company Ltd. Joachim worships at the Church of the Holy Family where he serves in the Hospitality Ministry.

Rev Monsignor Ambrose Vaz is the Vicar General (Pastoral) of the Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore. He is the Rector of St Francis Xavier Major Seminary and Board Member of the Catholic Foundation.

 

BOARD INFRASTRUCTURAL COMMITTEES

 

Audit Committee


Chair :
Benedict Cheong

Members :
Yvonne Chu
Francis Wan
Elizabeth Susilo

Executive Committee


Chair :
Janet Ang

Members :
Friar John-Paul Tan, OFM
Anthony Soo
Rev Monsignor Ambrose Vaz

Finance and Grants Committee


Chair :
Joachim Toh

Members :
Thomas Goh
Edwin Lee
Juliana Ng
Thomas Teo
Belinda Young
Paul Teo

Nominating Committee


Chair :
Janet Ang

Members :
Friar John-Paul Tan, OFM
Anthony Soo
Rev Monsignor Ambrose Vaz

BOARD PROGRAMME COMMITTEES

Advocacy Committee


Chair :
Jeremy Khoo

Members :
Jane Foo
Karen Goh
Rev Fr Patrick Goh
Tim Karl
Bernadette Lau
Roland Yeow

Agape Village Steering Committee


Chair :
Teo Jin Lee

Members :
Janet Ang
Theodore Chan
Kwek Mean Luck
Bernadette Lau
Patrick Lau
Lim Soon Hock
George Lim
Ong Hoon Meng
David Soh

Communications Committee


Chair :
Irene Chan

Members :
Jeremy Khoo
Venessa Lee
Joyce Ong
Geraldine Soh
Jeanette Tan

Community Strategy Committee


Chair :
Benedict Cheong

Members :
Vincent Chua
Genevieve Ding
Karen Goh
Christine Wong

Formation Committee


Chair :
Sr Maria Lau, IJS

Co-chair :
Anthony Soo

Members :
Rev Fr David Garcia, OP
Arthur Goh
Goh Han Serm
Fang Swee Im
Rev Fr Christopher Soh
Tan Cheng Han

Fundraising Committee


Chair :
Tan Cheng Han

Members :
Irene Chan
Michael Seow
Kris Sidharta
Lynda Soong
Adrian Tan

Membership Committee


Chair :
Sabina Soh

Members :
Cheong Cheng Guan
Patrick Chua
Sherlyn Khong
Leong Seey Seey
Jennifer Lim
Francis Mane
Damien Ooi

Volunteer Resource Committee


Chair :
Jane Foo

Members :
Michelle Lee
Michael Loh
Sabina Soh
Anthony Soo

Young Adults Committee


Chair :
Alan Lim

Vice-Chair :
Michelle Lee

Members :
Park Hyun
Hannah Lee
Philene Leow
Bernadette Sandra
Mark Tang
Francis Tay
Priscillia Teo