Lake Country: Jamie McEwan

Community Development Manager

Born and raised in the Okanagan, Jamie is passionate about contributing to a positive future for the region. With the arrival of UBC Okanagan in 2005, Jamie was able to complete both BA and MA degrees locally. His career has included roles with UBCO, the City of Kelowna, local real estate companies, as well as independent consulting in community planning and development. From 2011 to 2014, Jamie served as a municipal councillor for the District of Lake Country.

Expecting the arrival of his daughter, Morgan, he chose not to run for re-election to spend more time with family. Jamie is now the Community Development Manager for Lake Country. Jamie volunteers as a Senator with UBCO, and sits on various community boards. He spends his spare time with family and friends, enjoying the vast amenities that the Okanagan has to offer.