Ivan Bonnell

Mayor & Council
Title: Councillor
Bonnell 2018

Ivan Bonnell is a long-time resident of Williams Lake, and has had the honour of serving Williams Lake as Councillor for an accumulated 21 years since 1988, and as Mayor from 1999-2002.

Ivan focuses on continuing to develop and grow our community in an affordable, sustainable way, and draws on his many years of experience to bring an informed approach to challenges and opportunities. With Williams Lake’s roots as a resource-based community, Ivan strongly supports agriculture, ranching, forestry, mining, and tourism. As a community in transition, he also recognizes the value of partnerships with all levels of government, as well as with our neighbouring First Nations.

After 35 years of service, Ivan recently retired from Canada Post. He is married with three grown children and six grandchildren.

Return to Mayor & Council Directory 

Return to Staff Directory