Susan Yurkovich

President and CEO
BC Council of Forest Industries

Susan Yurkovich is president and CEO of the BC Council of Forest Industries and president of the BC Lumber Trade Council. She has worked in the natural resources sector for more than 25 years. Yurkovich serves as a director of Centerra Gold, a director of FortisBC and a governor of the Business Council of BC.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Getting the Site C project approved.” NON-PROFIT CAUSE: “Union Gospel Mission – for the work they do day in and day out to help lift people up.” BUCKET LIST: “Hike the West Coast Trail.” SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “My parents – for the example they set and for roots and wings.”