Board of Directors

We appreciate our Board of Directors who volunteer their time and talent to support the vision and mission of Heart to Heart. You can get to know the members of our Board below.



Ken Pelissero


Ken is a chartered accountant who comes to the board of Heart to Heart with over 18 years of corporate leadership, consulting and management success, complemented by 15 years of public accountancy experience, including a position as senior partner. Ken and his wife Shirley share a strong passion for improving marriages and for family life.


Deborah Rutledge


Debi retired from a 14-year management position at a long term care facility and launched a new Christian school, which she led as Principal and Administrator. She has also served as a church administrator, Bible teacher, and women’s ministry leader. Debi says, “The keys to my usefulness are spiritual commitment and a close walk with God, My Daddy. I desire to demonstrate the possibilities for anyone today who will allow the Spirit of God to fill and form their lives, developing their full capacities to shape the world around us!”


Robert Tomilson
(DNM, R.N.C.P.)


Robert is a Doctor of Natural Medicine and is a member of the Canadian Association of Natural Nutritional Practitioners. He is co-founder of The Institute of Natural Health Technologies (INHT) and conducts BioEnergetic Intolerance Elimination (BIE) training programs across North America. Robert previously owned an import/export business spanning 13 countries and served on a motivational speaking circuit from 1992 to 2000, inspiring business owners in large auditoriums across Canada and the U.S.

Wendy Pauls

Wendy Pauls


Wendy is a Professional Co-Active Life Coach, TV host of “Living Truth,” speaker, and personal trainer, not to mention wife, mother and new grandmother! She also co-founded and led a marriage enrichment initiative called “Hot Date Night.” Believing that life is a gift to be savoured and shared. Wendy welcomes opportunities to sow into people's lives.