John has been the Director of Economic Development and Tourism at the District of Tumbler Ridge since April 2016. Previously, John was the Economic Development Officer for the District of Okanagan-Similkameen and prior to that, the Thames Strategy Coordinator for the River Thames in London, England. He joined the Community Futures Board of Directors in 2017.
John has an undergraduate degree in Countryside Planning from the University of Gloucestershire, England and a Master’s Degree in Tourism Management from the University of Westminster, London.
He and his wife reside in Tumbler Ridge with their two children and dog.