The Cariboo Regional District’s newly-elected board members took their oaths of office Friday in Williams Lake.
After a traditional welcome from Williams Lake Indian Band Councillor Willie Sure, the board members took their oaths in unison, officiated by John Russell, Barrister and Solicitor. Cariboo Bethel pastor Jeremy Vogt conducted the invocation.
Area G director Al Richmond was acclaimed as chair, while Area A director Ted Armstrong was voted in as vice-chair.
Other board members are Jerry Bruce Area B, John Massier, Area C, Steve Forseth Area D, Byron Kemp Area E, Joan Sorley Area F, Margo Wagner Area H, Dylan Cash Area I, Roger William Area J, Betty Anderson Area K and Brian Coakley Area L.
The City of Quesnel is represented by Mayor Bob Simpson, Williams Lake by Mayor Walt Cobb, 100 Mile House by Mayor Mitch Campsall and Wells by Mayor Robin Sharpe.