Members of the Board

Jennifer Figner, Chair of Education Council

Elected:  June 1, 2017; term expires May 31, 2018


Jennifer has been a faculty member in BCIT's School of Business since January 2005, instructing students in the Accounting, Finance and Financial Planning programs. She is a graduate of UBC's Sauder School of Business with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and holds her CPA, CA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. Prior to coming to BCIT, she worked for a decade in public accounting with the firm of Deloitte & Touche (now Deloitte) in Vancouver and Australia.

Jennifer has been a member of BCIT's Education Council since 2010. In 2013, she assumed the position of Vice-Chair as well as Chair of the Education Council Programming Committee, responsible for the review of all new programs and major changes to programs at BCIT. In June 2016, Jennifer was elected Chair of Education Council.

She is an active member of her community, with involvement in several community and recreational organizations, both as a participant and as a manager.