Leadership Team

Rev. Dr. Rupen Das

Executive Director

Dr. Rupen Das was appointed as National Director effective January 1, 2018. He comes to CBS with considerable senior management experience both in Canada and internationally.

Steven Baal

Chief Financial Officer

Steven Baal joined CBS in August 2018 as the new Chief Financial Officer.

Mary Ann Buffam

Director of Development, Marketing and Communications

Mary Ann Buffam joined CBS in November 2018 in the role of Director of Development, Marketing and Communications.

Duncan Campbell

Director of National Programs

Duncan brings tremendous expertise in program development and management, and we welcome him to the Canadian Bible Society to lead the development and growth of the regional teams and programs across the country.

Joanna Costopoulos

Director of Human Resources

Joanna Costopoulos joined the CBS in March 2018 as the new Director of Human Resources.

Dr. Jeff Green

Senior Manager, Scripture Translation

Dr. Jeff Green joined the Canadian Bible Society (CBS) in 2017 as a Bible translation consultant and became Senior Manager of the Scripture Translation Department in 2019.

Nelly Safari

Director of Scripture Resources

Growing up in a culturally mixed household, and attending a French Catholic school in the Middle East, exposed Nelly to many points of view and religions.