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Board of Directors

Partnerships BC is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors that ensures the operations of the Company reflect the interests of the Shareholder. The composition of the Board reflects the unique mandate of the Company, with Directors drawn from both the public and private sectors.

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Board of Directors

Partnerships BC is governed by a Board of Directors that ensures the operations of the Company reflect the interests of the Shareholder. The composition of the Board reflects the unique mandate of the Company, with Directors drawn from both the public and private sectors. For more information, please see the Board Resourcing and Development Office website at: http://www.brdo.gov.bc.ca/.

Dana Hayden is an accomplished and experienced C-suite executive who provides expertise for private and public organizations through Hayden Consulting Services. Her areas of focus are natural resource development, international trade, property development and governance. Dana is currently Chair of the Board of Partnerships BC and a Director on the boards of TimberWest and the BC Parks Foundation. Prior to establishing Hayden Consulting Services, Dana spent 30 years in British Columbia’s public sector where she held six Deputy Minister positions in natural resource and economic portfolios and served as President and CEO of the BC Pavilion Corporation, Destination BC and the BC Lottery Corporation.

A dedicated public servant, Julian Craig Paine was most recently the Assistant Deputy Minister (ADM) in the Ministry of Natural Gas Development. Prior to this role, he held ADM posts in the Ministry of Community, Sport, and Cultural Development and the Ministry of Aboriginal Relations. He also held Executive Director roles in the Ministry of Forests and Forests Renewal BC. Julian began his career in the BC Public Service as a Treasury Board analyst. Active in his community, Mr. Paine is on the crew of the RCM Search and Rescue. Julian completed a Bachelor of Science and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Victoria.

Roberta Joyce Stewart is a Partner with Heather Sadler Jenkins LLP practicing in the areas of real property, wills and estate planning, estate administration, commercial loans, incorporations and corporate transactions and buying and selling businesses. She is an active member of the Prince George community, serving as Director of the MS Society (British Columbia and Yukon Division). Roberta has served as President and Director of the Prince George Crime Stoppers Association and as Member of the Prince George Estate Planning Council. She holds her Bachelor of Laws and Commerce in Finance and Economics from the University of Saskatchewan.

Steve Lornie has enjoyed a 40-year career in BC’s construction industry as a company owner and manager. His two general contracting companies, Fairmile and Stonecroft, built many industrial and commercial buildings around the province. Steve was active in the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association for a number of years, as a Director, Treasurer, and Chair. Now retired from the industry, he and his wife Christine own and operate Okanagan Crush Pad Winery in Summerland.

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