The following representatives have been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Nechako Environmental Enhancement Fund Society

Shawn Rice

Shawn is a Resource Manager at the Prince George Natural Resource District for the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations.  He moved out to BC from Newfoundland in 1991 after graduating from University of New Brunswick.  Outside of work, he has served on the board of Prince George Minor Hockey Association, Prince George Spruce Kings, World Baseball Challenge and most recently the 2017 TELUS Cup.  Shawn has also been a member of Ducks Unlimited while chairing the Prince George Spring Committee for the past 12 years.  Shawn is a Registered Professional Forester with the Association of BC Forest Professionals.

Phil Zacharatos

Phil retired six years ago after a thirty-year career in the field of natural resource management.  Phil is a graduate from the school of Forestry at the University of British Columbia and spent twenty-two years working in Prince George when he was promoted to the Regional Executive Director of the Southern Interior Region, Ministry of Forests and Range, and moved to Kamloops in 1984.  His final assignment was acting in the position of Assistant Deputy Minister of Operations in the same ministry for eighteen months. Since his retirement he has stayed active consulting, competing and judging with his wife, Mary, in the sport of Dog Agility and spending plenty of time with their three grandchildren.  Phil is a Registered Professional Forester with the Association of BC Forest Professionals.

Andy Lecuyer

Rio Tinto

Andy Lecuyer is the Senior Environmental Advisor for Rio Tinto BC Works. Andy has been working with BC Works since 2006 supporting environmental permitting, instream works, and fisheries projects in the Kemano and Kitimat rivers and other streams along the coast of BC. Andy’s responsibilities also include involvement in the Nechako watershed including the Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program. In his time off Andy enjoys rock climbing in summers and skiing in the winter months.  

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