Chris AtchisonPresident at BC Construction AssociationSpeaker
Chris is the President of the BC Construction Association (BCCA), the largest and most inclusive construction organization in the province. Chris has an extensive background working in the association space with a passion to innovate and drive member value. He has developed an expertise for working collaboratively to ensure optimal results for employers, members, communities, and funders. Chris offers a wealth of experience, including 9 years as Chief Operating Officer at ASPECT and more than 15 years focusing on workforce development strategies, training, and initiatives throughout BC. In addition to his work credentials, Chris holds an International Relations Degree from UBC. Currently, Chris oversees many of the successful programs and strategic initiatives at BCCA, such as Bid Central, Construction Month, the Skilled Trades Employment Program (STEP), Integrating Newcomers (IN), and the Builders Code.