Rick Jeffery has 30 years’ experience in the coast forestry sector of British Columbia. President & CEO of Coast Forest Products Association since 2004, Rick represents the interests of forestry companies up and down the BC coast ensuring that they have fair access to the global marketplace and are supported by government policy. With a focus on strategy, negotiation, policy and stakeholder relations, Rick has worked with elected officials and senior bureaucrats as a government relations consultant and overseen strategic planning, business development and First Nations’ issues within the private sector. Rick is a Professional Forester and holds a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Alberta.
By Andrea Lyall on March 21, 2013