Lasqueti Island Local Trust Area Trustee Corner

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Meet your Lasqueti Island Local Trust Committee

Timothy Peterson

Lasqueti Island Trustee


T: 1-250-607-7094

Peter Johnston

Lasqueti Island Trustee


T: 1-250-333-8785

Laura Patrick


E: Email Trustee Patrick

T: 1-250-537-6822

About Timothy Peterson

Tim Peterson is serving his second term as a Lasqueti Island Local Trustee. In addition to serving as Vice-President of the Lasqueti Community Association and past President (nine years), he has been a board Member of the Lasqueti Last Resort Society. Tim is also a musician, artist, performer, event organizer, gardener, and chef, and he has lived on Lasqueti for over 40 years.

About Peter Johnston

Peter Johnston is serving his second term as a local Trustee on Lasqueti Island. He immigrated to Canada in 1953, and 1974 he moved to Lasqueti Island to take on the role of principal and teacher at False Bay School before staring an organic farm. He was a founding member of the Islands Organic Producers Association, and a board and executive member of the Certified Organic Associations of BC. He was also a founding member of Friends of Jedediah Island, which helped make that island a provincial marine park.

About Laura Patrick

Laura Patrick is serving her first term as a Salt Spring Island Local Trustee and is a Vice-Chair for the Executive Committee. She moved to the island full-time in 2006 after having lived on Salt Spring part time since 1995. Laura has a background in environmental management, and international consulting. Laura believes the Islands Trust has important work to do to ensure a healthy, vibrant community that is in harmony with the natural environment, both for today and for tomorrow.

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