The British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission is the single-window regulatory agency with responsibilities for regulating oil and gas activities in British Columbia, including exploration, development, pipeline transportation and reclamation. The Commission's core roles include reviewing and assessing applications for industry activity, consulting with First Nations, ensuring industry complies with provincial legislation and cooperating with partner agencies.
Ms. Goertzen has a certificate in Applied Business Technology, and education in conflict resolution. She is a Landowner Liaison who has been working at the Commission for over 15 years with 7 years of experience in the Community Relations department.
Ms. Dickinson has a Master's in Environmental Science. She is the Executive Director of Permit Adjudication and has been working at the Commission for 8 years. She previously worked for the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources.