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
- Gordon Prest, HM
- Wendy Royle, CPA
Candidates for Council
Registered Professional Forester
The election for a councillor from the Registered Professional Forester (RPF) category has two (2) candidates vying for one (1) position for a three (3) year term. In alphabetical order, the candidates are:
Registered Forest Technologist
The election for a councillor from the Registered Forest Technologist (RFT) category has two (2) candidates vying for one (1) position for a three (3) year term. In alphabetical order, the candidates are:
President and Vice President
Trevor SWAN, LLB, RPF #1693, is running for council president, and Trevor JOYCE, RPF #3990, is running for council vice president.
Both are running unopposed in their categories and will be acclaimed to the positions.
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.