Announcement of 2019 elected Board of the College

The following registrants have been elected to serve on the College Board for a four-year term beginning July 1, 2019.

District 2: Vancouver Island, Central and Northern
Dr. Justin J. Kingsley, a family physician practising in Nanaimo.

District 3: Vancouver and Surrounding Area
Dr. Chantal S. Leger, a specialist in internal medicine and hematology practising in Vancouver.

District 4: Fraser
Dr. B. Anne Priestman, a specialist in internal medicine and endocrinology and metabolism practising in New Westminster. Dr. Priestman has been a member of the College Board since 2015.

District 5: Thompson-Okanagan
Dr. W. Dave Sanden, a general surgeon practising in Kamloops.

District 6: Kootenays
Dr. Anneline Du Preez (by acclamation), a family physician practising in Kimberley and Cranbrook. 

President of the Board
At the May 2019 meeting, the sitting Board appointed Mr. Bruce Bell as the new president. Mr. Bell was appointed to the College Board in 2016 and is the first public representative to ever serve as president. He is a retired lawyer who currently serves as director of the Pacific Salmon Foundation, and governor (and past chair) of North Island College. Mr. Bell will assume the role of president on July 1, 2019.