Introducing our new Executive Director! A familiar face in a new role.

We are thrilled to share some BIG NEWS!  Erin Bates has accepted the role as Executive Director of the Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society (CKISS).

Erin has been working with the CKISS for the last three years, starting as an Outreach/American Bullfrog worker before becoming the Operations Program Coordinator.

Over the years, Erin has offered positive contributions to our Aquatics,  Operations and Education programs. She has built and maintained effective relationships both internally and externally with community and stakeholder partners throughout our region.

With a background in both Biology and business management, Erin is equipped with the experience and skills to guide CKISS into the future while building on the achievements that our former Executive Director has established. Please join us in congratulating Erin in her new position.

If you wish to reach out to Erinher contact information can be found on the CKISS team page.