The Walk for Life Team


Jared White - General Manager

Jared White - General Manager

Jared White is the General Manager of Advokate and lives in Abbotsford with his wife and 3 children. He is passionate about social justice issues and believes a society should be measured by how well it looks after its most vulnerable members. Jared is an experienced presenter to all age groups and speaks on a variety of topics related to beginning and end of life issues.



Elizabeth Sutcliffe - Coordinator of Client Services

Elizabeth Sutcliffe - Coordinator of Client ServicesElizabeth is the Director of Client Services at Hope for Women Pregnancy Services. She is “a passionate and engaging speaker” who shares her own personal experience with abortion. She currently presents in schools, universities, churches and various groups, clubs and organizations. Elizabeth is also active with the Silent No More Awareness Campaign. Elizabeth resides in Abbotsford with her husband and two children.


Arlene Penner - Manager of Administration

Arlene Penner - Manager of AdministrationArlene joined our staff as Assistant Director in April 2000 and in June, 2011 she took on her present role as Manager of Administration. Before coming on staff, Arlene volunteered and was a director on our board. Arlene is married with two sons and a daughter-in-law. Arlene feels privileged to be part of Advokate and to use her administrative skills in a ministry that she believes is vital and life-giving.


Rachel hargrave - Youth Outreach Coordinator

Rachel Hargrave - Youth Outreach CoordinatorRachel's passion is helping youth to live the most free and fulfilled life possible. Through exploring the value of life in all its stages, she helps youth understand more fully the value in their own lives and the lives of others. Rachel has spent 4 years as a youth coordinator in both BC and Alberta, and now works part-time in youth outreach while studying communications at Trinity Western University.