Meet BC's Municipal Pension Board of Trustees.
Appointed by: Union of British Columbia Municipalities
Committee(s): Communications and advocacy, investment
Board term: 2017–current
Elected to the Cariboo Regional District (CRD) in 1993, Al served 9 years as Chair of the CRD and 10 years as Chair of the Cariboo Chilcotin Regional Hospital District. Al served on the Executive of the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) from 2007-2017 serving as UBCM President in 2015-2016.
He is in 24th year as an elected official and has represented UBCM on the boards of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, the Fire Chiefs Association of BC, and the Provincial Fire Service advisory committee. He represents the Cariboo Regional District on the Municipal Finance Authority (MFA), where he is vice-chair.
Al is extremely active in his community of 108 Mile House and served as the local Property Owners Association Chair for 12 years. He has organized public forums, moderated federal, provincial and local government candidate debates. He was instrumental in acquiring and developing a commission to administer 1,500 acres of greenbelt land for the benefit of the 108 Community.