BC Liberal Party Appoints Chad Pederson as New Executive Director
Vancouver - The BC Liberal Party announced today that Chad Pederson has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the BC Liberal Party.
Mr. Pederson is succeeding Kelly Reichert, who led the BC Liberals as Executive Director through the last three election campaigns. Mr. Reichert was in the position of Executive Director for 15 years and felt the change would further help with renewal of the Party. He will be remaining on as an advisor.
“With Mr. Reichert pursuing new ventures, it was important for our Party to have continuity in this time of change,” said Party President Mickey Patryluk. “We owe a great debt of gratitude to Mr. Reichert for making us a strong professional organization, and I know Mr. Pederson will be able to continue that work on the road ahead.”
A communications and marketing specialist, Mr. Pederson, currently serves as the Director of Communications and Membership Services of the BC Liberal Party. He has fifteen years of involvement with the BC Liberal Party, nine years working in the Party’s Head Office, formerly serving as a Communications Officer and President of the SFU BC Young Liberals. A Business graduate from Simon Fraser University, Mr. Pederson has been active in developing the Party’s communications, membership, and monthly fundraising plans.
Mr. Pederson assumes his new role immediately.