TRICIA BARKER NPA Park Board Commissioner
Born and raised in Vancouver, Tricia is a certified personal trainer specializing in older adults who wish to live a healthy and more productive life. The work includes people experiencing some of the more challenging aspects of aging.
She has a deep connection with the local Scottish community, sits on various boards, and is the past president of Vancouver’s first society, the St. Andrew’s & Caledonian Society. She has worked on the executive committee at the BC Highland Games for the past 10 years and put on events for the Simon Fraser University Centre for Scottish Studies.
She is also involved with the walking and running groups that use our city’s green spaces.
Earlier in her career, Tricia worked at a local advertising agency as a radio and TV producer of some of BC’s most iconic brands, including Kokanee Beer and Earl’s Restaurants. She attended Radio Broadcasting at BCIT.
Local photography is her on-going passion and she can be found all over Vancouver attempting to capture that perfect shot.
Tricia treasures the vital role parks play in our everyday life.