Chairman: Dr. Wafik Wahba
Dr. Wafik Wahba, PhD, Professor of Global Christianity at Tyndale University in Toronto. Taught on various topics in 25 countries globally. He published several books and articles including his contribution to the Lausanne Occasional Papers and Lausanne Global Analysis. Dr. Wahba served on the Board of Directors for Several International Christian Organizations and Academic institutions.
Board Member – Basem Girgis
Eng. Basem Girgis, B.Eng.
Eng. Basem Girgis completed his Electrical Engineering education in Assiut University, Egypt. He emigrated to Canada in late 1996. He joined multiple technology companies as a Computer consultant until he opened his own consulting firm in early 2008.
Eng. Girgis has been involved in Christian Service “Praise and worship team “at the Presbyterian church in Egypt since the mid ‘80s and followed in Canada after the migration.
Basem continued his service in Canada after he left Egypt. He now attends Chapel Place Presbyterian Church in Canada. He helps in worship with the church and loves to serve.
Board Member – Emad Massoud
Dr. Emad Massoud, MB, BCh, MSc, FRCSC
Dr. Emad Massoud completed his medical education in Cairo University, Egypt. He trained as an Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon. He emigrated to Canada in late 1987. He joined Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1995 where he is currently Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, a position he has held since 2008.
Dr. Massoud has been involved in Christian service at the Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt since the mid ’70s. He started the youth Bible service at the Bishopric of Youth in the early ‘80s and with other servants founded the St. Timothy Centre for Youth Bible Studies where he served until his immigration to Canada in 1987.
Since his arrival to Canada, Emad continued to serve the youth and in Bible Study in the Coptic Church in every city he lived in over the past 33 years, from Vancouver to Winnipeg to Halifax where he currently resides with his family.
Board Member – Ihab Mentiady
Ihab Mentiady, P. Eng. BSc. Electronic and System
Engineering and Business Analyst from McMaster
Work as a Senior Business Analyst and president of Mentiady Consulting Inc. Deacon at St. Mary Coptic Orthodox Ch. of Ottawa.
Serving the bible study meeting and specialized in Old Testament studies and Koine Greek Language and leading Songs and playing Accordion