Heather Turner, President

Heather Turner has been Director of the North Vancouver Recreation & Culture Commission for a decade. Previously the General Manager of Community & Leisure Services for the City of Regina, she has a BA in in Recreation Administration from the University of Alberta. Heather is currently on the Board of Sport BC and Diving Plongeon Canada, and is a member of the Langara College Recreation Advisory Committee, the Capilano University Program Advisory Committee, the Leisure Information Network National Leaders Group, and is a national and international diving official.

She is Past President and board member of the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association, the Saskatchewan Recreation Society, and the MacKenzie Art Gallery. She was the City of Regina representative on its 2005 Summer Games bid and executive committees, and is a past member of the Kelsey Institute Recreational Studies Advisory Committee and University of Regina Physical Activity Studies Advisory Committee. This is Heather’s second year on the BCRPA Board of Directors.