All Board members are appointed by the Cabinet of the Provincial government.
The Board is lead by the Chair – who reports to the Minister of Attorney General. The Chair, two Vice-Chairs and Registrar manage the appeals, working with the parties to seek resolution through mutual agreement. If the appeal is not settled, it will be decided by one or more Board members who may be the Chair, Vice-Chair or a part-time member.
Board member backgrounds:
See the links below for a summary of the current Board members’ backgrounds:
|Maureen Baird||Howard Kushner|
|Allan Beatty||David Lee|
|John Bridal||Michael Litchfield|
|Winton Derby||Bruce Maitland|
|Larry Dybvig||Robert Metcalf|
|Dianne Flood||Edwina Nearhood|
|Robert Fraser||Dale Pope|
|Erin Frew (Vice Chair)||Simmi Sandhu (Chair)|
|Steven Guthrie||Audrey Suttorp|
|Mandy Hansen||Kenneth Thornicroft|
|Chris Hope||Bruce Turner|
|James Howell (Vice Chair)||Candace Watson|
Board member remuneration:
Board members are remunerated in accordance with the Treasury Board Directive 1/17 which covers Administrative Tribunals in British Columbia. All Board members are classified under the Group 1 rates under this Directive.
Details on 2018 for Board members: remuneration.