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Executive Director

Patrick Van Minsel

Patrick Van Minsel, Executive Director

Patrick Van Minsel is an entrepreneur with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality and customer service industry; skilled in Budgeting, Microsoft Word, Coaching, Hospitality Industry, and Event Management. He holds an A1 Accountancy Bachelor from HTI Heverlee.  Patrick held the position of CEO/Owner of a Fitness and Wellness Centre in Belgium for over 20 years.  Upon moving to Canada with his wife, they owned and operated a Bed & Breakfast and wine tour company based out of Peachland, BC.  Patrick has been the Executive Director. for the Peachland Chamber of Commerce since May 2014.  He is also very active in the local community including volunteering his time to BEEPS and Rotary. Patrick serves since November 2018 on the District of Peachland Council.


Councillor Mike Kent, Liaison​

Peachland Council Mission Statement - "Our mission is to provide the taxpayers of Peachland with the best possible service at affordable costs and to keep all Peachlanders apprised of Municipal affairs."