Board and Staff Member Category: HEBC Board

Cable Baker

Baker is the Chair of the HEBC board. Cable has been on the HEBC board since the early beginnings of HEBC. He has had various roles and responsibilities during that time. Cable is the owner of RCB Garden Service, which focuses on residential landscape maintenance and installation. In his 25 years in the agriculture and... Read more »

Laura Principe

Laura has an extensive education and on the job experience in soil science and Landscape Horticulture attaining the following credentials: M.Sc. Soil Science, University of British Columbia B.Sc.(Agr) Plant Science, University of British Columbia Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist Trades II Gardener, Horticulture, City of Vancouver Parks Board  

Egan Davis

Egan Davis is an award-winning gardener with a lifelong passion for horticulture. His diverse background includes garden design, landscape construction, botanical garden operations and greenhouse and nursery production. He managed collections at VanDusen Botanical Garden and was the foreman at Park & Tilford Gardens. Through his outreach activities such as television, radio, print and lectures... Read more »

Pat Perry

As Regional Safety Manager for Canadian Operations, Pat oversees the development, maintenance and implementation of Davey’s Occupational Health & Safety Program throughout Canada and manages all issues related to Workers’ Compensation and Provincial OH&S regulations. Pat is a Certified Utility Arborist, started his career in Arboriculture in 1975, joined Davey Tree in 1986 and has... Read more »

Bruce McTavish

Bruce has been in the industry for over 30 years. Currently he is the Canadian industry chair for the North American Plant Protection Organization, director of the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, past president of the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association and is currently a director of the CNLA, and chair of the National Task force... Read more »

Bill Van Belle

Van Belle is the Grower representative on the HEBC board. He is the owner of Van Bell Nursery Inc., and has been in the nursery production industry for over 40 years. Bill supports the need for a vibrant industry in both production horticulture and landscape horticulture. He has served on the Canada Nursery Landscape Association... Read more »