Mayor & Council

Elected members of the Village Council are the policy and decision makers for the Village of Sayward. Current members are Mayor Mark Baker, Councillors Tom Tinsley, Norm Kirschner, and Sue Poulsen. 

The administrative staff is responsible for implementing the policies established by Council.

Council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at 652 H'Kusam Way. The meetings are public and everyone is welcome. From time to time and by resolution changes to the regular Council meeting dates may occur due to Statutory Holidays, Union of B.C. Municipalities convention, and other events.

2022 Meeting Dates here.

If you wish to view an agenda for a meeting, they are ready by the Friday afternoon preceding each scheduled meeting and available at the Village Office.  The agenda can also be viewed on our website here.

If you wish to attend a Council Meeting and address the Council as a delegate, please notify the CAO in writing, by noon on the Wednesday prior to a meeting.

Image of Sayward Mayor and Council members
Back Row, left to right – Councillor Wes Cragg (resigned April 2022), Councillor Tom Tinsley; Front Row, left to right – Councillor and Deputy Mayor Sue Poulsen, Mayor Mark Baker, Councillor Norm Kirschner