Camosun College welcomes Phil Venoit to the Board of Governors
“We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Venoit to the Board,” says Board Chair Ron Rice. “He served on Camosun’s Electrical Program Advisory Committee, and received the Camosun College Distinguished Alumni Award in the spring of 2017. He brings a range of skills and experience that will be of significant and very timely benefit to the board in serving the college and our community of learners.”
For the past 22 years Phil has worked within the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 230 and serves currently as the Business Manager/ Financial Secretary. Phil has also worked as a construction electrician for various electrical construction contractors and a marine electrician for Yarrows Shipyard. He has served on various training institutional boards such as the Industry Training Authority's Maritime Sector Advisory Group, the Western Joint Electrical Training Society and Camosun’s Electrical Program Advisory Committee. Phil has served in various capacities in many other boards in labour, quasi-judicial in government and charitable organizations. Phil holds Red Seal Construction Electrician designation from Camosun College and his Negotiation and Mediation certificate from the British Columbia Justice Institute.