The Greater Victoria 2030 District is hosted by BOMA BC
Meet our management team and advisors:
Cora Hallsworth - Manager
Cora is the manager for the Greater Victoria 2030 District. She brings a wealth of experience managing successful sustainability initiatives, with local, regional and provincial government, and with the business sector. She has extensive project management experience and has led energy, climate and sustainability initiatives for the past 20 years.
Kevin Cant - Technical lead
Kevin serves as the technical lead for the 2030 District. He will manage research initiatives that support the 2030 District, His background is in mechanical design and energy consulting, and he is currently researching robust design methods in Dr Evins lab.
Damian Stathonikos - Project Sponsor
Damian provides high-level guidance for the direction of the 2030 District. He is the President of Building Owners and Managers Association of British Columbia (BOMA BC), and is deeply knowledgeable of the needs of the commercial real estate sector.
Andrew Pape-Salmon – Technical Advisor
Andrew was the early driving force behind the creation of the District and he is one of its founding members. He is an adjunct Professor at the the University of Victoria and Executive Director of the Buildings and Safety Standards Branch at the Province of British Columbia. He has over 20 years experience designing and implementing designs, strategies and regulations for property owners and managers, developers, utilities and all levels of government to improve energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Dr. Ralph Evins – Technical Advisor
Dr Evins is an assistant professor at the University of Victoria, and leads the research team that contributes to the 2030 District. Dr Evins is a well-respected and well-cited researcher in the field of computational methods for building energy efficiency, focusing on the implementation of novel computational techniques towards reducing our energy and emission impact from the built environment.
Jennifer Davis - Advisor
Jennifer’s background is Communications and Change Management. She brings this knowledge to her work in transitioning technically and operationally focused green programs into programs that also include a focus on people and their impactful behaviours.
Muneesh Sharma - Advisor
Muneesh is Director of Government Affairs and Communications at BOMA BC. He has also served as the Public Affairs Manager for BC's largest cultural and tourist attraction, following a decade as a political advisor to the Government of BC and Government of Canada.