Our Team

The Wexford is a fully serviced community for seniors. Our amazing team of professionals is dedicated to ensuring a positive, warm and welcoming resident experience from your very first visit.

Operating Team

Matthew Jackson

Manager
Matt is a strong Bria leader who has been part of the team since 2011. Originally Matt wore the whites of a Red Seal chef on the Bria team, his commitment to serving residents with creativity and excellence were an advantage in the kitchen, as they are now in his office as manager. He is Dad to three young boys, husband to Jeannine, and is committed to seeing The Wexford be a beautiful home for all its residents.

Diane James

Recreation Coordinator
Diane’s journey into recreation management began in the fitness industry. She was a certified personal trainer for seniors for many years. She developed an interest in seniors recreation, eventually earning a leisure development certificate from Langara College. Diane has been a member of the Bria family for seven years. As the recreation coordinator at The Wexford, Diane wears many hats. She is responsible for coordinating the monthly calendar of activities as well as planning in-house special events, trips and exciting outings. Diane thrives on seeing the smiles on The Wexford residents’ faces when they are in the moment, having fun.

Bernard Tolen

Chef Bernard has been working in the culinary industry for almost two decades. His passion for cooking began at an early age while helping at his grandmother’s bakery in the Philippines.

Bernard fine-tuned his skills in hotels and on cruise ships. In 2000 when he immigrated to Canada, he studied Culinary Apprenticeship at Vancouver Community College. Bernard, like all Bria chefs, is proud of his Inter-provincial Red Seal Endorsement. When not in his chefs whites Bernard enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball and watching James Bond movies.

Our Philosophy

Our vision is to be the leader in creating supportive, safe, home-like settings, which enable our residents to lead quality lives.

We want you to have the freedom to live independently in a relaxed and caring family atmosphere, along with like-minded seniors, who share your desire for companionship and active lifestyles.