British Columbia Government Caucus

January 14, 2008 14:30 ET

New BC Government Caucus Executive Director Named

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 14, 2008) - Government Caucus Chair and MLA for Richmond-Steveston John Yap is pleased to announce that Michael Morton has accepted the position of Executive Director of the BC Government Caucus effective today.

"Mr. Morton brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the British Columbia Government Caucus," Yap said. "I along with my fellow BC Liberal MLAs are looking forward to working with Mike as our new Executive Director."

Michael Morton was appointed Press Secretary to Premier Gordon Campbell in June 2001, following the British Columbia provincial election. He also served with Mr. Campbell as Director of Communications since January 1998 while in opposition.

Prior to that, Mr. Morton represented resource dependent communities in many land use forums when he served as Executive Director of SHARE B.C., a coalition of community groups from throughout British Columbia.

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Contact Information

  • British Columbia Government Caucus
    Kelly Harris
    Government Caucus Communications Director
    (250) 356-0393
    Website: www.governmentcaucus.bc.ca