Our Board

Phil Reimer

Executive Director


Phil and his wife Jackie are the Founders of Next Step Ministries and have a passion to serve and support women exiting sexual exploitation in Calgary.


George McGregor

Board Chair

George has been a member of the board since the beginning of Next Step Ministries. George brings 35 years of corporate and non-profit leadership, strategic planning, and pastoral care to Next Step Ministries.

Donna Hastings

Vice Chair

Donna is the CEO for the Heart & Stroke Foundation in Alberta, NWT & Nunavut. She bring over 25 years of leadership experience from local, national and global organizations to Next Step Ministries.


Ian Watson

Board Treasurer

Ian joined the board in March 2017 after many years of supporting Next Step Ministries. He works at Imperial Oil as a culture transformation manager and brings leadership, planning and execution skills to the team.

Margie Schellenberg

Board Secretary

Margie joined the Board in March 2017 as the Secretary after volunteering with NSM for the last year. She is currently a stay-at-home Mom and keeps busy supporting her family. Being a mother along with her previous work in the Oil and Gas Industry have honed her administrative and organizational skills which she now brings to the team.


Debbie Osiowy

Board Member

Debbie is a CPA and is the CFO at the Kids Cancer Foundation of Alberta. She has over 25 years of experience in the not for profit sector. She joined the Board in 2019 and is a passionate supporter of our mission.