COABC - Directors and Alternates

Co-President – Mary Forstbauer – Bio-Dynamic
Co-President – Susan Snow – FVOPA
VicePresident – Corey Brown – SOOPA
Treasurer – Andrea Turner – PACS
Secretary – Arzeena Hamir – IOPA

BCARA – British Columbia Association for Regenerative Agriculture

Chris Bodnar
8550 Bradner Rd, Abbotsford, BC, V4X 2H5
Tel: (604) 857-0017

Alternate:
Jim Henderson
PO Box 76, Rosedale, BC, V0X 1X0
Tel: 604-791-8347


Bio-Dynamic – Bio-Dynamic Agricultural Society of British Columbia

Mary Forstbauer – (2014 Co-President)
49350 Prairie Central Rd, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 6H3
Tel: (604) 794-3999

Alternate:
Gabe Cipes
4870 Chute Lake Rd, Kelowna, BC V1W 4M3
Tel: (250) 764-8000


BOPA – Boundary Organic Producers Association

Roly Russell
5800 Edwards Rd, Grand Forks, BC V0H 1H9
Tel: (250) 442-5840

Alternate:
Sheila Dobie
6515 Spencer Rd, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H5
Tel: (250) 442-8583


FVOPA – Fraser Valley Organic Producers

Susan Snow – (2014 Co-President)
1404 53A St, Delta, BC, V4M 3E6
Tel: (778) 434-5031 Fax: (778) 434-5032

Alternate:
Doug Luder
7178 Vantage Way, Delta, BC, V4G 1K7
Tel: 604-952-7078 Fax: 604-952-7077


IOPA – Islands Organic Producers Association

Arzeena Hamir – (2014 Secretary)
2641 Kirby Rd, Courtenay, BC V9J 1T3
Tel: (250) 702-5657

Alternate:
Mary Alice Johnson
PO Box 807, Sooke, BC, V9Z 1H8
Tel/Fax: (250) 658-2585


KOGS – Kootenay Organic Growers Society

Abra Brynne
PO Box 684, Nelson, BC, V1L 5R4
Tel: (250) 352-5342

Alternate:
Alys Ford
C4, S6, Winlaw, BC, V0J 2G0
Tel: (250) 226-7335


LEOGA – Living Earth Organic Growers

Karl Eriksen
172 Sumac Rd, Cawston, BC, V0X 1C3
Tel/Fax: (250) 499-5379

Alternate:
Clive Johnson
RR S14 C9, Naramata, BC, V0H 1N0
Tel: (250) 496-5616


NOOA – North Okanagan Organic Association

Michelle Tsutsumi
5848 VLA Rd, Chase, BC, V0E 1M1
Tel: (250) 679-8421

Alternate:
Michael Rudy
1553 Eagle Rock Rd, Armstrong, BC, V0E 1B7
Tel: 


PACS – Pacific Agricultural Certification Society

Walter Makepeace
1002 Hwy 3, Cawston, BC, V0X 1C3
Tel: (250) 499-2201

Terra Park
PO Box 2146, Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0
Tel: (250) 837-3299

Ed Clark
2363 Rolling Hills Rd, Okanagan Falls, BC, V0H 1R2
Tel: (250) 497-8491

Andrea Turner – (2014 Interm Treasurer)
2080 Ritchie Dr, Cawston, BC V0X 2C0
Tel: (250) 499-2882

Ezra Cipes
4870 Chute Lake Rd, Kelowna, BC, V1W 4M3
Tel: (250) 764-8000

Linda Edwards
757 Riordan Ave, Cawston, BC, V0X 1C2
Tel: (250) 499-5303



Alternate:
Yvonne Kosugi
2036 Osprey Lane, Cawston, BC, V0X 1C1
Tel: (250) 263-1943

Alternate:
Gay Hahn
5805 Wales St, Vancouver, BC, V5R 3N5
Tel: (604) 434-2434


SOOPA – Similkameen Okanagan Organic Producers Association

Corey Brown – (2014 Vice-President)
382 VLA Rd, Cawston, BC, V0X 1C1
Tel: (250) 499-9044

Alternate:
Moses Brown
418 Pitt Rd, Cawston, BC V0X 1C1
Tel/Fax: (250) 499-2310


STOPA – Shuswap Thompson Organic Producers Association

Ed Basile
3390 E. Shuswap Rd, Kamloops, BC, V2H 1T1
Tel: (250) 573-2934

Alternate:
David Comrie
4985 Westsyde Rd, Kamloops, BC, V2B 8N5
Tel: (250) 579-9617


Ministry of Agriculture
Susan Smith
1767 Angus Campbell Rd, Abbotsford, BC, V3G 2M3
Tel: (604) 556-3087

British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA) (Associate Member)
Farm Animal Welfare Department
1245 East 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5T 1R1
Tel:  604-681-7271 or 1-800-665-1868 Fax: 604 681-7022

Consumer/Environment Representative
BC Food Systems Network

Rosemary Plummer/ Carol Kergan
602-2165 W 40th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V6M 1W4, 845 Kinnear Crt, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 8A9
Tel: (604) 807-1088/ (250) 868-9678