Fivel Flavour PhD

Interim Executive Director

With fifteen years of experience in the non-for-profit sector providing operational support in areas of information management, program evaluation, and project management, Fivel has been Manager of Operations at CFS since December 2018, previously serving at CFS as Team Leader, Support. Previous career stops include the University Health Network and the Royal Conservatory of Music, both in Toronto.


Fivel’s volunteerism is focused on local community building in Hamilton, including the Stinson Neighbourhood Action Plan and St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church Community Repurposing Project.


Fivel has a Bachelor’s of Arts from Brock University, St. Catherines, and Masters and Doctorate Degrees in Philosophy, with a speciality in logic, from Emory University, Atlanta.

Janis Giftopoulos

Director of Client Services

Catherine Howson


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Individual & Family Counselling

Financial Wellness Credit Counselling

Family Group Conferencing

Judit Zsoldos


Team Leader

Seniors Program

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Sherri Brown

Team Leader

Early Learning and Care Program

Kathy Holmes

Team Leader

Young Parent Program

Lina Winship

Team Leader

Developmental Services Program 

Catholic Family Services of Hamilton