Gordon F. Gibson - Vancouver
participant in British Columbia's political life, Gordon Gibson
has been a significant contributor to informed public discourse
on public issues in British Columbia for decades.
Mr. Gibson served
as assistant to the Prime Minister from 1968 to 1972, ran in three
federal elections, and was elected to the provincial Legislature
elected office, Mr. Gibson has been a prolific writer and commentator
on public policy issues. He was commissioned to design British Columbia's
Citizen's Assembly on Electoral Reform and has written on senate
reform, national unity, Aboriginal issues, and the role of British
Columbia in confederation. He has contributed to the quality of
public debate on these and other topics.
Mr. Gibson serves
on the board of the Westshore Terminals Income Fund and on the advisory
boards of the University of British Columbia Graduate School of
Journalism and the UBC Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions.
He is an honorary director of the BC Civil Liberties Association,
and the advisory board of the Canadian Constitution Foundation.
Mr. Gibson has
enriched our province and aided British Columbians in their search
for solutions to complex issues.