Columbia Basin Trust is announcing changes to its Board of Directors. Jocelyn Carver has been elected Chair, David Raven has been elected Vice-Chair and Castlegar’s Bill van Yzerloo is joining as a director.
New Vice-Chair David Raven was raised in Nakusp and now lives in Revelstoke. He had a 35-year career with the British Columbia Forest Service and served as Mayor of the City of Revelstoke and Chair of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District. He has also previously been a Trust director, from March 2012 to December 2014 and starting again in September 2017. Over the years he has dedicated himself to various organizations, including the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce, Revelstoke Ski Club and Revelstoke Rotary Club. His term with the Trust expires December 31, 2020.