Member at Large
MARGARET LUCAS has been an executive leader in the Tourism and Development Industry for over 30 years. She is currently the Executive Director, Business Development for PARC Living.
She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority and Chairs the Infrastructure, Planning and Development Committee and the Ogden Point Master Plan Committee.
In 2003 she led the transformation team for the restoration of the Hotel Rialto. She was awarded the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year Award for her work and community spirit. In 2012 she received a University of Victoria Distinguished Alumni Award.
Throughout her career Margaret has sat on many civic boards and committees including a Governor on the Camosun College Board of Directors, Chair of the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce, Vice Chair of the Downtown Victoria Business Association, board member on the Victoria Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation, and a Director for Victoria Civic Heritage Trust.
Margaret was an elected Councillor in the City of Victoria from 2014 to 2018. Margaret cares deeply about her community, is not afraid to get involved and brings her strong business acumen and understanding of regional perspectives to her role on city council. She has a proven track record as the person to whom difficult and unconventional projects and negotiations are assigned. She is valued for her tireless work ethic and sage counsel.