Salt Spring Island Local Trust Area Trustee Corner

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Meet your Salt Spring Island Local Trust Committee

Laura Patrick

Salt Spring Island Trustee


T: 1-250-537-6822

Peter Grove

Salt Spring Island Trustee


T: 1-250-537-1117

Peter Luckham



T: 1-250-210-2553

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.

About Peter Grove

Peter Grove is serving his third term as Salt Spring Island Trustee. His background as a Chartered Accountant, manager for a large Vancouver law firm, CEO of the BC International Commercial Arbitration Centre, and a practicing family and commercial mediator, serve him well to fulfill his Trust obligations. Peter is committed to serving the community and its wishes openly, collaboratively and cooperatively. He has been a regular island visitor, as a sailor, since 1976 and a resident since 2008.

About Peter Luckham

Peter Luckham is serving as a Thetis Island Local Trustee since 2005, and Executive Committee Chair since 2014. He has been a full-time resident of Thetis Island since 1987. He said he would like to be able to facilitate better conversations with our constituents, the provincial government and our First Nations neighbours to build a lasting respectful relationship and work together to preserve and protect the islands for future generations.

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