Board Members

Patrick Lim

Chairman

Patrick Lim

Chairman

Patrick holds a Chemical Engineering Degree from the National University of Singapore and an MBA from Imperial College, United Kingdom. He works in a European chemical distribution company as Commercial Director in charge of their wax business in the Asia Pacific. He has served as a lay leader in various sub-committees in Covenant EFC and is currently a deacon on the church board. Within NLCS, he has served as Vice Chairman, Assistant Treasurer, Honorary Secretary and Chairpersons of several committees including Fundraising, Project Love and Youth Strategy.

Elder Johnny Tan

Vice Chairman

Elder Johnny Tan

Vice Chairman

Elder Johnny has retired from the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) in March 2015, after serving the nation for 30 years. In the SAF, he has done project management, training development, as well as commanded battalions and training institutes. Elder Johnny stepped down as the Chairman of the Church Board of Covenant EFC in April 2015 and assumed the appointment of Missions Director in Covenant EFC. In Covenant EFC since 1989, he has served as an officer and captain of the Boys Brigade ministry as well as a worship leader, Covenant Group Leader, Area Overseer and marriage mentor. He holds an MBA from the University of Western Australia. He is married to Clara and they have three children.

Jeremiah Lo

Secretary

Jeremiah Lo

Secretary

Jeremiah works in the Ministry of Defence. He holds a Master’s Degree in International Public Policy from the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science from the National University of Singapore. A former Fulbright Scholar, Jeremiah got interested in philanthropic service after helping the homeless in Washington DC. He also served in Covenant EFC’s Community Blessing Homework Corner initiative in Bukit Panjang and is an assistant cell group leader. At his previous church, Jeremiah was a coordinator for the music ministry and for volunteers at a nursing home.

Adelyn Teo

Treasurer

Adelyn Teo

Treasurer

For the past 16 years and until recently, Adelyn took on various roles as Regional CFO, controller and internal auditor of a number of multinational US and European companies, responsible for finance leadership, business and operational control and driving business growth and profitability. Prior to that, she worked in the public accounting practice as an auditor. Adelyn is currently pursuing her post-graduate studies in Counselling at Singapore Bible College and works part-time as a consultant for a public accounting firm. Adelyn holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy (Honours) from Nanyang Technological University.

Pamela Lee

Assistant Treasurer

Pamela Lee

Assistant Treasurer

Pamela has served in various positions in the civil service since 2005 and is currently a director in the National Climate Change Secretariat, Prime Minister’s Office, Strategy Group. She holds a Degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge. She also serves in Covenant EFC as an assistant zone mentor.

Eddie Tan

Board Member

Eddie Tan

Board Member

Eddie has recently retired from Citigroup as the Asia Pacific Regional Corporate Treasurer where he oversaw the Balance Sheet, Funding, Hedging and Capital Management of the group. He was also the Regional President of Association Cambiste Internationale Asia (a professional trade association) and Chair of the Disciplinary Committee for Singapore Exchange. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the National University of Singapore.

Adrienne Sng

Board Member

Adrienne Sng

Board Member

Ms Adrienne Sng is a Clinical Psychologist by training working with children, youth and their families. She holds the role of Director (Clinical Services) at Boys’ Town and oversees the management of various departments. Her involvement with the National Council of Social Service includes being an NCSS Social Service Fellow and sitting on the NCSS Leadership Selection panel. Adrienne has a Masters in Psychology (Clinical) by James Cook University, Singapore and as well as a Post Graduate Diploma in Marital and Family Therapy with Birbeck College (London). She presently chairs the Youth Sub Committee on the Board of NLCS. A certified trainer, Adrienne occasionally conducts sessions for organizations like SSAs, schools and churches on topics like mental health, youth issues and mentoring.

Cheah Sin Hean

Board Member

Cheah Sin Hean

Board Member

Cheah Sin Hean has 40 years of experience in the building industry, three years as a quantity surveyor in the former Public Works Department, nine years as a project manager with property developers and 28 years as a director in Goodrich Global Pte Ltd, a company that supplies interior furnishings. He graduated with a B. Sc. (Building) (Honours) from the National University of Singapore in 1978.

Michael Mok

Board Member

Michael Mok

Board Member

Michael is one of the Founding and Executive Directors of Acclaim Systems, a leading player in the fire detection and fire suppression industry in South East Asia and East Asia. He actively serves as a council member in The Institution of Fire Engineers, Singapore Branch, and as a member of Covenant EFC’s Business As Mission team. He is also part of NLCS’s fundraising committee, organising fundraising events such as New Life Charity Golf and New Life Charity Run.

Sim Choon Siong

Board Member

Sim Choon Siong

Board Member

Sim Choon Siong is Executive Director, Quality and Excellence at Enterprise Singapore. He has served in the public sector for over 25 years, holding positions in Ministry of Trade & Industry, Ministry of Transport, and National Environment Agency, covering areas ranging from aviation and enterprise policies, to corporate services and international relations. In his personal capacity, Choon Siong serves on Singapore’s National Youth Fund Advisory Committee. He has also served on New Life Board from 2006 to 2017, in different capacities such as Board Member, Assistant Treasurer and Honorary Secretary.

Darrell Tan

Board Member

Darrell Tan

Board Member

Darrell is currently an in-house legal counsel in a technology company. Prior to that, he was an associate in one of the largest and leading law firms in Singapore after he was called to the Singapore Bar. Darrell serves in the worship ministry in Covenant EFC as a musician and a band leader. He holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the National University of Singapore.

Elias Toh

Board Member

Elias Toh

Board Member

Elias holds a Master of Architecture degree from the National University of Singapore and has been working in the real estate industry for the past 18 years. He has worked in several real estate MNCs and is experienced in developing various asset types ranging from mixed commercial development, retail, industrial and logistics. As a Senior Development Manager, Planning & Acquisitions at Far East International, Elias provides leadership in matters pertaining to acquisition, planning and product development for projects in Singapore and overseas. He is also serving as a cell group leader and in the children’s ministry in Covenant EFC.