Council elections occur each year, assuming there are more council nominations than vacancies. Newly elected or acclaimed councillors take office at the annual general meeting following the election. The process for appointing lay councillors is handled separately.
Councillors carrying forward to the Association of BC Forest Professionals 73rd Council are as follows:
Immediate Past President
Councillors at Large
- Ken Day, RPF
- Jamie Jeffreys, RPF
- Garnet Mierau, RPF
- Marina Rayner, RFT
- Bowen Sly, RFT
- Alison Dempsey, LLB/JD, LLM, PhD
- Wendy Royle, CPA
Newest Council Members
Registered Professional Forester
Registered Forest Technologist
President and Vice President
- Trevor SWAN, LLB, RPF, is council president, and
- Trevor JOYCE, RPF, is council vice president.
Our sincere thanks for their service to councillors and lay councillor whose terms have expired:
- Elizabeth (Els) Armstrong, RFT, ATE;
- Gordon Prest, HM; and
- Kerri Simmons, RPF.
The 73rd ABCFP council will take office at the 2020 conference in Nanaimo, February 5-7.
Members with the following member types and designations were eligible to vote in the council election, if they were in good standing on the date of record, which will be December 5, 2019
|Retired Registered or Life Member
||NRP, ATC, ATE, SAS
|Special Permit - Limited Licence
If you have any questions about council elections, please contact the registrar and director of act compliance.