Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Support Personnel

Leigh-Ann Fenwick

Executive Director

Leigh-Ann brings over 15 years of work experience in the natural resource sector to her role as Executive Director of the BVRC. She has previously worked as a forester, land use planner, project manager, and operations manager where she managed complex, high profile projects and led engagement...

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Monica Oliva

Administrative & Finance Coordinator

Monica Oliva has recently joined the BVRC as our new Administrative & Finance Coordinator. For the past three years, she has been working as a Bookkeeper and Business Administrator for two different organizations in Smithers. Monica will be responsible for recording revenues and expenses, assets,...

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Emily

Communications & Extension Coordinator

Emily has recently joined the team as the new CEC and is excited to be a part of this organization. She is reponsible for managing and coordinating all internal and external communications, including web and print communications and public relations. 

Emily is also a freelance website designer...

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Alana Clason

Post Doctoral Research Associate

When Alana first came to the Bulkley Valley in 2009, she was lucky enough to work closely with the BVRC, and couldn’t be happier to be back in that position again. Alana completed her PhD at UNBC in 2017, focusing on understanding the current limits to whitebark pine’s northern distribution and...

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Sheena Briggs

Office Manager

Sheena is the new Office Manager at the BVRC, where she is responsible for contract management, project coordination, membership renewals & processing, and administrative support. Sheena relocated to the Bulkley Valley in 2018, where she has been keeping herself busy as a Spirit North Program...

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