After a vote in this afternoon’s Peace River Regional District Meeting, Don McPherson is the new chair of the district’s board of directors.
“I’m really excited,” he said. “It’s something I really wanted to do.”
He ran against Karen Goodings and Brad Sperling, Directors of the B and C electoral districts, respectively. The board chair speaks on behalf of the board of directors, and runs the district’s meetings.
McPherson is the mayor of the District of Tumbler Ridge, and outgoing Chair is Mayor of Fort St. John, Lori Ackerman.
The term runs for aone year.