Lookout Foundation

Lookout Foundation

Lookout Foundation was created to relieve poverty and provide healthcare for those living in poverty. The foundation accomplishes this by supporting the activities of Lookout Housing and Health Society through the administration and distribution of funds and property. The foundation assists people living in communities served by Lookout Housing and Health Society – Vancouver, Surrey, the North Shore, New Westminster, Abbotsford, Burnaby, Mission, Langley and Maple Ridge.

Lookout Foundation is a separate registered charity with an independent board of directors.


Lookout Foundation Charitable Registration #82575 6406 RR0001.

Board of Directors

Greg Robins, Secretary

Greg Robins, prior Director since 2008, has a background in magazine publishing, communications and both online and offline media development. His expertise has helped launch 3 successful Canadian publications and two industry leading web sites and one international magazine in the form of a DVD. Currently, Greg has expanded his career path to include operating

Tom Roberts, President

Tom is the 3rd generation of his family born and raised in Vancouver, is father to 4 children and  grandfather to 8.  He has a business background, has owned and operated a number of Corporations, mainly within the commercial and industrial real estate development sector, but also including several hotels. Tom became a Volunteer with Lookout in

Luke Johnson, Director

Luke Johnson is a lawyer and partner at De Jager Volkenant in Surrey, BC. He acts for charities, non‐profit organizations, businesses and individuals in the areas of charity law, corporate/commercial law, civil litigation and estates. His legal practice covers a broad range of services, including charity governance and organization, charity compliance audits, corporate reorganizations, and

Zahra Esmail, Director

Zahra Esmail has been the Executive Director of the vibrant South Vancouver Neighbourhood House since 2016, and is the first Executive Director of the Marpole Neighbourhood House, which opened under her leadership in 2019. Zahra works with her diverse teams to build community connections and strengthen the neighbourhoods of Killarney, Victoria-Fraserview, Sunset and Marpole in

Amber Davie, Treasurer

Amber grew up in Coquitlam and has lived in the tri-cities almost all her life until most recently when she moved to Maple Ridge. She enjoys the calm of the suburbs. Amber works in Langley as an Senior Accountant for a propagation business which grows vegetable seedlings and flowers. Outside of that, she is also