Chris Gardner

Independent Contractors and Businesses Association

Chris Gardner has led the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of B.C. (ICBA) since 2017. Previously, he was a senior executive at two of the largest modular construction and workforce accommodation companies in North America, Civeo and Britco. He served as principal secretary to the 35th premier of British Columbia, Christy Clark.

WHAT’S NEW: In 2021, ICBA launched a free workplace mental wellness program for construction contractors and their employees.
EDUCATION: Juris doctor from the Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.
FUN FACT: Stood on the DMZ dividing South and North Korea, three feet away from North Korean soldiers.