Keith Atkinson

Keith Atkinson is the BC Forest Practices Board Chair and a Registered Professional Forester (RPF) with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry from the University of British Columbia. He served for 10 years as the Chief Executive Officer of the First Nations Forestry Council, where he worked to create opportunities for First Nations in forestry.

Keith has also held positions as the forest resources manager at the Nisga’a Lisims Government and served as a community trustee for the Snuneymuxw First Nation, of which he is a member.

Keith lives in North Vancouver on the traditional and unceded territories of the  Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.