Contact Us

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:

Our 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:


Laurena Olsen, Deputy Registrar. Email:   


Seija Laukkanen, Provincial PD Coordinator. Email:


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




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