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Councillor Trina Isakson


Oath of Office

Trina Isakson grew up in Secwépemc territory (Salmon Arm, BC) moved to Powell River and ɬaʔamɩn (Tla’amin) territory in 2018. Her professional work is as a facilitator with community groups that need help doing strategic planning, implementing changes, or dealing with conflict. Her clients have included government, higher education, and both local and national non-profit organizations. Trina has also taught a variety of university courses on community development and non-profit leadership and management, and she holds an MBA in community economic development. She has been able to volunteer these areas of interest to a number of qathet region non-profit organizations.

In her free time, she likes to hike, garden, work on her house, and do crossword puzzles. You might find her out and about walking around Westview, at the Library, at community events, or in one of our local thrift stores.

Appointments and Liaisons:

  • Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative (CCSPI), Council Representative

  • Parcel Tax Roll Review Panel, Council Representative

  • Municipal Insurance Association of BC, Council Representative

  • Powell River Library Board, alternate Council Representative for Councillor Almeida