Program and Event Manager

Lara is passionate about bringing people together and is absolutely in love with the community of The Orchards. When she isn’t connecting in the community, you can find her painting, crocheting, or baking. She loves to spend time with her husband, and tiny zoo (Zelda the German Shepherd, Kiba the Husky, Icarus the cat, and “The Kraken” the cat). Lara loves to build friendships with community members and looks forward to connecting with those she hasn’t yet!


Rental Coordinator

Sarah has been with the Orchards Residents Association since the fall of 2019. She just recently became our Rental Coordinator and is looking forward to helping residents plan their special events at our clubhouse! Sarah has lived in The Orchards for the past 5 years and loves being part of such a wonderful community! She enjoys spending time with her husband, 2 children and 3 dogs. During her spare time, she loves to garden, watch movies and spend time with good friends!



Mah-E is excited to join the team at the Orchards Residents Association. She has a passion for accounting and customer service, Mah-E makes sure that everyone who enters the Club house has a safe and enjoyable experience. She loves to spend time with her husband and three kids doing activities, watching movies and travelling. She looks forward to working in the beautiful community of Orchards.

Jaime Dowling

General Manager

Jaime has been working with Residents Associations for over 4 years and is excited to work with the beautiful community of Orchards!.  Originally from Vancouver, Jaime has over 18 years of experience in hospitality and over 10 years of experience as a General Manager. Customer service and collaborating with the community is Jaime’s passion!  Please know that Jaime’s office door is always open and she encourages lots of conversation, feedback, and having a pulse on the Orchards community.  In her spare time she loves cooking with her family, reading a good book, socializing with friends and traveling. 


Parks Foreman

Chris has recently joined our team as the maintenance foreman and is excited for this new role. Drawing on their years of varied experience caring for playgrounds, rinks, green spaces, and other small venues they hope to keep The Orchard’s grounds inviting and safe for everyone to enjoy. When not tending to the grounds at The Orchards, Chris enjoys spending time with their three cats (Chi Chi, Brie, and Merlot), hiking in the backcountry, and doing art projects with their wife.