Lorne Braun (Treasurer) currently works as a consultant to Canadian NGOs doing humanitarian work throughout the world. His first career was in building technology, compliance and management. The past 27 years were spent in international development: working and consulting with NGOs, the private sector, and the Canadian Government. He also spent four years teaching international non-profit management at a college in North Vancouver. Lorne has an MA in Conflict Analysis and Management from Royal Roads University in Victoria, Canada. His research on the Eritrean-Ethiopian conflict has led to facilitated dialogue work in Canada and the UK. Lorne has been a member on various Boards including his local church, the Vancouver Airport multi-faith chaplaincy, and several Canadian and international NGO coalitions. He has travelled extensively, including three years working in Ethiopia with his wife Joyce and daughter Megan. For several recent years, Lorne served as Chair of the IofC Canada Council. Lorne has been Treasurer of the IA since October 2008.