Born, educated and raising his family in Victoria, Ian is serious about relationships, professional growth, organizational development, prosperity and the wellbeing of individuals and community. Prior to joining Police Victim Services BC, Ian was Principal, IPB Consulting, where he provided essential advice to free enterprise and not-for-profit sector organizations built on enduring relationships, trust and transparency.
Ian’s 32-year career with the Provincial Government included executive roles in human resource management and employee relations, law enforcement, public gaming and aboriginal relations including treaty negotiations. Ian has significant leadership expertise in business, governance, philanthropy, homelessness, affordable housing and major sport events through affiliations with the Institute of Corporate Directors, Greater Victoria Housing Society, Our Place, and Bayview Place DC Bank PGA Canada Tour Open.
Ian’s current community involvement includes Co Chair of the Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness, Board Member of the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce and the Victoria Open Golf Society.