Board & Directors


Jennifer Annais Pighin

Board Chair
(Governance, Curatorial, Bookings, Volunteer Coordinator)

Jennifer is a visual artist and art teacher in Prince George, BC. She is a proud member of the Lheidli T’enneh First Nation with Wet’suwet’en, French Canadian, and Italian ancestry. Jennifer holds a BA in Visual Arts from Emily Carr, a Bachelor of Education - Specialisation in Art from the University of British Columbia and a Masters in First Nations Studies from the University of Northern British Columbia.

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Dr. Rob Budde

(Grant Writing, Community Engagement)

Dr. Rob Budde has taught creative writing at the University of Northern British Columbia since 2001. He has published eight books (poetry, novels, interviews, and short fiction) and appeared in numerous literary magazines. His most recent books are declining america and Dreamland Theatre.

Dean Marsters

Facilities Manager


Jordan Tucker

(Media/Communications, Special Event Planning)

Jordan Tucker is a writer, educator, and news junkie. She has a degree in English and Environmental Studies from UNBC, and is the author of three chapbooks of poetry. She lives in Prince George with her wonderful husband and two ungrateful cats.


Darcie Smith

(Memberships, Community Engagement)

Darcie Smith is a librarian, poet, radio host, and dog enthusiast. She earned her Bachelors in English from Vancouver Island University, and her Master's of Library and Information Studies from the University of Alberta.

3 Vacancies

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