Name: David K. Nielsen Spouse: K. Paulette Nielsen
Member Since: 2008
Birthday and City Richmond, BC in 1947
Raised in Which City: Rosedale BC Present City of Residence: Langley BC
Education: Graduated from Chilliwack High School. Diploma in Survey Technology from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Career with: I worked for about 40 years with Natural Resources Canada. I spent one winter working in Ottawa and one winter in Winnipeg. The remainder of my career was in British Columbia. My career with NRCan included 30 years as an employee with the last 10 years as B.C. Regional Surveyor and the manager of the Vancouver office of Legal Surveys Division, Geomatics Canada. Following downsizing in 1997 I spent a further 12 years doing contract work with my former employer and with the Department of Indian Affairs. I fully retired in 2010.
Associations/Affiliations: I received my commission as a British Columbia Land Surveyor in 1973 and as a Canada Lands Surveyor in 1981.
Other Items of Interest: I have served as a board member on a number of local and national charities and well as a housing society and a strata council. I continue to assist charities and non-profit organizations with issues related to finance, administration and government relations