John has been a member of the Nanaimo Airport Commission Board of Directors since 2010 and he currently holds the position of Past Chair. He was nominated to the Board by the Cowichan Valley Regional District. John became involved in developing large commercial, multi-residential and industrial projects in Alberta. His career spanned more than 25 years with major development companies and as president of his own company. He has held a commercial pilot license and is a CYA Sailing Instructor. John’s experience in commercial development and his background as Vice Chairman of the Edmonton Regional Airport Authority are valuable assets to the NAC.