2019 Powell River April 12-14


qathet Regional District and the City of Powell River are joint hosts for 2019. Business sessions are at the Recreation Complex, 5001 Joyce Ave.

First Vice President Carl Jensen

Carl Jensen is a second-term Councillor in Central Saanich, which is home of the WORLD FAMOUS Butchart Gardens. Carl is a family man and he currently works in the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.  Carl has a MBA from Royal Roads University, and a BA from the University of Victoria. He is the President of the Peninsula Track and Field Club where he coaches and competes as a Master himself. He is a Director on the Victoria Highland Games Association board where he was previously the Athletic Director and yes, he remains a kilt-wearing, stone hurling, caber-tosser!

Carl’s municipal experience has included the following:

  • Councillor with the District of Central Saanich since 2011
  • Member of the AVICC Executive since December 2014
  • Chair of the Central Saanich Administration and Finance Committee since 2017
  • Chair of the Central Saanich Planning and Development Committee 2014 – 2017
  • Chair of the Peninsula Recreation Commission from 2011 – 2014
  • Municipal Liaison on the Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Board from 2012 – 2014
  • Central Saanich Advisory Planning Commission from 2007 – 2011

Carl Jensen brings an abundance of energy and enthusiasm to everything he does in his life, Council role, workplace, coaching, social media, and his current role with the AVICC Executive!