Jim Bishop is a chartered accountant and self-employed management consultant from Vancouver, BC. He formerly spent 27 years with Gwil Industries Inc. beginning as Corporate Controller and retiring as Assistant to the Chairman. He has lectured for the Institute of Chartered Accountants on mining exploration and development, and has also been active in his community as a Track and Triathlon athlete, coach and administrator.
Mr. Bishop joined the Trans Canada Trail Board in 2004 and served as Chair of the Board from October 2010 to October 2011. Following a one-year hiatus, Mr. Bishop re-joined the Board in 2013