Claire Trevena

North Island

Transportation and Infrastructure, B.C. Ferries, B.C. Transit
Campbell River Office
908 Island Highway, Campbell River, V9W 2C3
Port Hardy Office
Robert Scott School, #7 - 6855 Market St., Box 2479, Port Hardy, V0N 2P0


About Claire

Claire was first elected as MLA for North Island in May 2005 and was re-elected in 2009, 2013, and 2017.

Claire is the New Democrat Opposition spokesperson for Transportation and Infrastructure, B.C. Ferries, and B.C. Transit.

Claire is a former journalist, activist and international development worker.

In the early 1990s, Claire came to Canada as the BBC’s Canada correspondent. Awarded the Canadian Civilian Peacekeeping Medal, she’s worked on democratic development projects overseas and in Canada.

Claire was an active trade unionist in her professional life. Since moving to B.C. she has been involved in a number of community and environmental initiatives. She was elected to the board of the Quadra Community Association and held a seat on the Regional District of Comox Strathcona Regional Area J Advisory Planning Committee.

Prior to the 2005 election, Claire ran a small communications business on Quadra Island with her husband, Mike McIvor.

Latest News for Claire Trevena

Women’s Caucus 2015 report

A year ends, and a new year begins Throughout 2015, the B.C. New Democrat Women’s Caucus was very active in raising issues of particular importance to women, as well as many other issues that concern all British Columbians. In this …