BCPVPA Election for 7 Directors

Nominations are now open for the upcoming election for BCPVPA Directors. Members will elect six Directors to two-year terms and one Director to a one-year term. The one-year term will fill the one-year term left vacant as Kevin Reimer becomes Executive Director on July 1. The successful candidate with the least number of votes assumes the one-year position as Director.

Nominations close at 5 pm, May 4.
Download your nomination form here.

The timeline for the election is as follows:

  • May 4: Nominations close (5 pm)
  • May 12: Candidates speak at Chapter Council
  • May 18: Election statements published/distributed with eNews and on website
  • June 5-7: Election held via secure electronic ballot
  • July 1: Terms begin.

Candidates currently standing for election (as of April 25):

  • Mike Franklin (Cariboo-Chilcotin)
  • Heidi Grant (Nechako Lakes)
  • Brett Johnson (Greater Victoria)
  • Read Jorgensen (Greater Victoria)
  • Lee Karpenko (Prince George)
  • Carol-Ann Leidloff (Kootenay Lake)
  • Brian Leonard (Coquitlam)
  • Des Sjoquist (Central Okanagan)