Tom Dyas is a successful entrepreneur, devoted family man and active volunteer. He has owned and operated TD Benefits, which specializes in employee group benefits and pension plans for small to medium-sized businesses in the Okanagan. Hard work, honesty and collaboration have defined Tom’s business success.
Over the years, as his children have grown, Tom has been actively involved with Kelowna Minor Hockey and local soccer clubs, as well as sitting in on countless steering committees aimed at community development. Tom has been nominated and received several prestigious awards over the years. Tom is leading the bid for the Memorial Cup Games in 2020.
Serving the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce for the past 10 years has provided Tom with firsthand knowledge of key issues while developing strong working relationships in the public sector. His accomplishments as Director and President are many, and he is one of only two Presidents to serve two consecutive terms. Tom has been especially involved in policy and advocacy work, taking many key policies through the provincial and federal system, which have improved the well-being of our community.
Raising a family and running a successful business have always been the primary focus for Tom. With his family now grown and his business a family enterprise with a strong team, Tom has the capacity and the desire to turn his attention more fully to serving our Community and The City of Kelowna.