Contact Us - Staff List

Council of Forest Industries

Susan Yurkovich

President and CEO
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Anne Ho

Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Phone: 604-891-1211
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Michael Armstrong, RPF, CPA, CA

Vice President, Policy & Operations
Phone: 604-891-1212
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Tamara Byrnes

Assistant, Market Access & Trade
Phone: 604-891-1203
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Jim Costley

Manager, Forest Education
Phone: 250-612-2919
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Gary Desrosier

Manager, Quality Control
Phone: 250-860-9663
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Diana Gillrie

Administrative Assistant
Phone: 250-860-9663
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Jim Hackett

Phone: 250-755-9592
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Wayne Iversen

Program Manager, Emerging Markets
Phone: 604-891-1216
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Mina Laudan

Vice President, Public Affairs
Phone: 604-891-1258
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Deb Lloyd

Accounting Assistant
Phone: 604-891-1220
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Archie MacDonald

General Manager, Forestry
Phone: 250-860-9663
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Anne Mauch

Director, Regulatory Issues
Phone: 604-891-1213
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Natali McGladrey

Communications Coordinator
Phone: 604-891-1228
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Cedric Miller

Manager, Finance
Phone: 604-891-1221
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Paul Newman

Executive Director, Market Access & Trade
Phone: 604-891-1215
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Canada Wood

Tokyo Office

Shawn Lawlor

Director, Japan Operations – COFI
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Phone: 813-5401-0531

Shanghai Office

Eric Wong

Managing Director, Canada Wood China
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Phone: 86-21-5030-1126

Beijing Office

Leonard Mao

SPF Program Manager
Phone: 13501118672
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Phone: 86-10-5925-1255

Seoul Office

Tai Wook Jeong

Country Director/Technical Director
Phone: 82-10 8173 0304
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Phone: 82-2-3445-3835

London Office

John Park

Managing Director
Phone: 44-0-1252-522-545
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COFI Mailing Addresses

Vancouver Office

1501-700 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 1G8

Kelowna Office

#250-1855 Kirschner Road
Kelowna, BC, V1Y 4N7

From the Newsroom

COFI Welcomes Measures Addressing Competitiveness in 2017 B.C. Budget

For Immediate Release

Vancouver, BC – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI) today welcomed the Government of B.C.’s s fifth consecutive balanced budget which provides some tax relief to encourage competitiveness and a continued commitment to expand our…

COFI Announces Winners of Forestry Photo Contest

Vancouver, B.C. – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI), with media partner Canadian Forest Industries (CFI) Magazine and prize sponsor London Drugs, today announced the winners of the Forestry Photo Contest.

“The photos we received truly captured the story…

BC’s Forest Sector Welcomes Tax Competitiveness Commission Report

Vancouver, BC – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI) welcomed today’s release of the report by the Commission on Tax Competitiveness, an independent panel established earlier this year to consult and review B.C.’s corporate tax structure and develop…