Above, you will find a message from our president, Jodi Simkin, from the BCMA’s 2019 Annual Conference located in Prince George.

Welcome/ ÍY SȻÁĆEL HÁLE to the British Columbia Museums Association. We are the professional association for more 400 individuals and institutions in the museum, gallery and heritage sector.

The BCMA believes in the transformative power of museums: the power to unite communities, to ignite a passion for learning, and to the speak the truth. The organizations we serve are keepers of legacy, places of learning, and drivers for the economic and social well-being of our communities. They connect people to collections, to information, to ideas and to each other.

I am honoured to serve as the president of this progressive organization, and I look forward to hearing from you how we can best serve the museum, gallery and heritage sector in British Columbia.

Jodi Simkin
President, BC Museums Association