Chairman

Al Kangas Geopark Chair Biography Allan Kangas graduated from Queen’s University as a Mining Engineer in 1981 and has been a resident of Tumbler Ridge since 1985 when he joined the Quintette mine.  His work experience includes progressive duties with Teck Corp at the Quintette and Bullmoose mines till 2006 when he joined Western Canadian…

Vice Chairman

Murray Smith Vice President Biography I came to Tumbler Ridge in 1989 planning on staying for two years. Thirty years and four children later I am still here. TR turned out to be as wonderful place to raise kids. For 25 of those years I taught Social Studies, History and Earth Science at the local…

Kristen Holmlund Treasurer Biography Bio Coming Soon!

Secretary

 

Past-Chair

Steve Tory Geopark Past-Chair Biography Steve has a diverse background owing to growing up in small town BC.  He originally came to Tumbler Ridge as part of the wind industry and has since worked in Oil & Gas as well as Mining.   He now runs an ICT Consultancy in Tumbler Ridge – Dino Tech Solutions. …

 

Director

April Moi Geopark Director   Biography As Northern BC Tourism Association’s Destination Development Specialist, April is responsible for leading the destination development planning in the Northern Tourism Region.   April and her husband raised their family in Tumbler Ridge from 1986 to 1998.  Through her work, long time friendships and involvement as a TRUGG Board member,…