Bio (Vern G. Slaney)
Board of Governors Member
Vern G. Slaney
Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee
Vern Slaney was appointed to the Board of Governors on December 31, 2013, and is chair of the Finance and Audit Committee. A seasoned senior business executive, Slaney was employed at Wilkinson Company Limited for 31 years, retiring in 1997 after serving eight years as president. Following his retirement, Slaney worked with small and medium-sized firms on a consultancy basis on succession planning issues and to provide interim senior management assistance. He has served on a number of boards and currently serves on the boards of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, the British Columbia Press Council, and as chair of the board of the BC Automobile Association.