MLA: Pat Pimm – Peace River North
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
We are delighted to see MLA. Pat PIMM back in his place in the legislature looking well and rested. We thank You for answered prayer, proving yet again the power of Your word to heal and find grace and help in time of need. We pray You will give him a renewed sense of purpose , to help him accomplish all that You have called him to do. In Jesus name Amen.
Pat Pimm was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for the Northeast on September 5, 2012.
First elected MLA for Peace River North in the 2009 provincial election, he also serves as the deputy whip for the government caucus.
Pat has served as the Chair of the Northern Caucus and currently sits on two Select Standing Committees: Aboriginal Affairs and Finance and Government Services. Pat has served as a member of Treasury Board.
A long-time resident of the Peace River region, Pat served twelve years as councillor for the City of Fort St. John from 1993-2005. For six years, he was chair of city hall’s Finance Committee, responsible for overseeing the municipality’s budget process.
With 25 years experience in the oil and gas industry, he was co-chair of the BC Oil and Gas Conference in 2002 and 2005, bringing together industry stakeholders to identify further strategies and opportunities for economic development in British Columbia’s northeast region. He has also served on a variety of other local community boards and committees.
Pat possesses an extensive background in the construction industry. He is president of Alpha Controls Ltd, a company that provides construction, maintenance, and electrician services for numerous projects. He is also a director and vice-president of the North Peace Construction Association.
Pat was a director of the British Columbia Golf Association and past president of the Lake Point Golf and Country Club. He is a long-time youth sports volunteer, having coached golf, hockey, and minor league fastball. He enjoys travel, curling, and playing hockey. Pat is married to Jody and the father of two daughters and two sons.