British Columbia Museums Association

Please note:  The BCMA Secretariat will be closed from March 17, 2020 until further notice. Staff is working remotely and can be reached via email and on social media.


Mailing Address:

675 Belleville Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 9W2

Telephone: 250-356-5700
General inquiries:
Membership inquiries:


Staff, Volunteers, and Contractors

Executive Director
Ryan Hunt
Cultural Consultant
Chepximiya Siyam – Chief Janice George
Program Coordinator
Lorenda Calvert
Vanessa Gelhaar - BCMA Opperations Manager Operations Manager
Vanessa Gelhaar
Development & Membership Manager
Abigail Buckwalter-Ingram 
Membership Coordinator (Volunteer)
Christina Elkiw


The totem pole pictured is found in the Royal BC Museum lobby, “A man named Checkgath raised this pole about 1880 in t’anuu ‘Ilnagaay, Haida Gwaii.” RBCM #1391