South Pender Island Local Trust Area Trustee Corner

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Meet your South Pender Island Local Trust Committee

Steve Wright

South Pender Island Trustee


T: 1-250-629-6632

Cameron Thorn

South Pender Island Trustee


T: 1-604-317-8174

Laura Patrick



T: 1-250-537-6822

About Steve Wright

Steve Wright is in his first term as a local trustee for South Pender Local Trust Committee. Steve previously served 10 years as a trustee in the late 80s and early 90s including one term as Vice Chair. His return follows a long career as an Island building contractor. Steve is a strong advocate for responsible tourism, ecological protection and solutions in which the entire community can benefit.

About Cameron Thorn

Cameron Thorn is in his second term as a local trustee for South Pender Island. He has been a property owner on the island, with his family, since 2006. With a career in Public Policy and Administration, many of his projects involve the remediation of former industrial properties and the restoration of riparian areas. Cameron has also served as a member of the South Pender Advisory Planning Commission. He is committed to working hard in the community’s interest.

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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