Adrian Semmelink, Articling Agrologist, unexpectedly passed away on October 11, 2020 at the age of 28 years. Adrian became a member of BCIA in 2019 and started his Articling Program with the Fraser Valley branch. He later moved over to the Victoria & Islands branch where he worked as a Program Analyst for the Ministry of Agriculture. Most recently, Adrian worked as a New Entrant Agrologist with the Ministry of Agriculture. The Ministry is creating an award in his name and UBC is establishing an award in his name also. BCIA extends profound condolences to Adrian's family, friends and colleagues.