Cheryl Ashlie - Vice President ARMS bio
May 7, 2020

Cheryl Ashlie (Past President)

My family and I have been residents of Maple Ridge since 1995. I have been married to my husband, Dean, for 34 years and we have three grown children. I…
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October 20, 2019

Ken Stewart (President)

Ken is third generation in Maple Ridge. Ken and his wife Sherry, own Coniagas Ranches a farm that has been in the family since 1905 and where they raised their…
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May 1, 2020

Douglas Thomson

Doug is a Graduate of UBC,  with a B.Sc. in Agricultural Mechanics (Intensive land based shellfish production systems) and completed his studies with a post graduate M.Sc. (Bio Resource Engineering)…
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October 14, 2019

John Kelly

Recently retired from BC Hydro where he held a number of senior environmental management positions. These include leading the Water Licence Requirements Program to deliver on the over 300 projects and…
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October 18, 2019

Victoria Farahbakhchian (Vice President)

Born and raised in Maple Ridge, Victoria Farahbakhchian has her Master of Science in Ecological Restoration and Bachelor of Science in Biology. Victoria’s background in science, restoration, and children’s programming…
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October 20, 2019

Geoff Clayton (Founding Director)

Pow. Eng in BC Hydro for 25 years One of the founding Directors of ARMS in 1993 Became President of ARMS 1995 Have served as President or Co-Chair since that…
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October 15, 2019

Gavin Roache

Gavin Roache has been a resident of Maple Ridge for over 20 years. He is a Director of the Silver Valley Neighbourhood Association and a member of the Malcolm Knapp…
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October 16, 2019

Daniel King

Daniel has lived in Maple Ridge for most of his life, since 1994.  Daniel has always lived close to the Alouette River and has years of experience walking, observing, fishing…
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October 22, 2019

John Dale

John has been a Maple Ridge resident for most of the past 50 years and a local Realtor since 1997.  He was at the initial meeting in 1993 to form…
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October 13, 2019

Matthew Adams

Matthew has lived in Maple Ridge for approximately 28 years having grown up in and around the Alouette River and its surrounding hills and mountains swimming, fishing and exploring.  Matthew…
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October 17, 2019

Craig Speirs

Craig lives on a tributary of the Alouette with his wife Diane and his children Rory and Adlayna. He has been a city Councillor in Maple Ridge for 16 years,…
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October 21, 2019

Doug Stanger (Treasurer)

Retired Industrial Accountant and forty year resident of Maple Ridge. "It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live. "…
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February 15, 2013

Gerry Miller

Bio and picture to come
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October 5, 2012

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