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Board of Directors

The Board is made up of nine directors, one from each Electoral Area and those appointed by the member municipalities. Electoral Area Directors are elected for a four-year term; and Municipal Directors from the Town of Gibsons, the District of Sechelt, and Sechelt Indian Government District, are appointed by their councils. Board meetings are held twice a month and are open to the public.

Every November, a Chair and Vice-Chair are elected from among the nine Directors. The Chair is then responsible for selecting the Chairs for the Standing Committees of the Board.

For certain issues, including the budget, a weighted vote is used. This means that the votes for each Director are weighted depending on the population they are representing. Each Director is entitled to one vote for 2,000 people in their area, based on the most recent census data as certified by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing.

 
Municipal Representatives
 
Municipal Areas
Population from 2021 Census
 Number Of Directors
 Voting Strength

Darnelda Siegers (Chair)
Alton Toth


District of Sechelt
10,847
2
3
3

Bill Beamish


Town of Gibsons
4,758
1
3

Philip Paul


Sechelt Indian Government District
765
1
1
 
Area Representatives
 
Electoral Areas
 
 
 

Leonard Lee 


A - Egmont/Pender 
Harbour
3,039
1
2

Lori Pratt  


B - Halfmoon Bay
2,969
1
2

Andreas Tize


D - Roberts Creek
3,523
1
2

E - Elphinstone
 
3,883
1
2

Mark Hiltz

F - West Howe Sound
 
2,407
1
2
 
Totals
30,031
9
20
 
The entire Board of Directors can be collectively emailed via Board@scrd.ca