BCIA Office

BC Institute of Agrologists (BCIA)

110-2800 Bryn Maur Rd, Victoria BC V9B 3T4

Telephone: 250-380-9292  OR  Toll Free: 1-877-855-9291

General Inquiries: p.ag@bcia.com

Land Acknowledgement

BCIA acknowledges that our office is located on the lands of the Lekwungen (Songhees) and Xwsepsum (Esquimalt) ancestors and families.  

Office Team

BCIA's office team consists of the Chief Executive Officer and Registrar, Deputy Registrar, Provincial Professional Development Coordinator, Communications Officer, and Administrative and Financial Officer. Employees report to BCIA's provincial Council via the CEO/Registrar.


JP Ellson, BA, Hon.Cert., LLB, CEO and Registrar, In House Legal Counsel

Email: jp.ellson@bcia.com


Laurena Olsen, Deputy Registrar

Email: laurena.olsen@bcia.com   


Seija Laukkanen, Provincial PD Coordinator

Email: seija.laukkanen@bcia.com


Thahsina (Tess) Karuvetti, MA Interdisciplinary Studies, MA Global Management. Administrative and Financial Officer

Email: tess.karuvetti@bcia.com  

Karen Tyrrell, Communications Officer

Email: karen.tyrrell@bcia.com  


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