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MLA: Lorne Doerkson

Elected 2020
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Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC  V8V 1X4
Phone: (250) 356-6171
Fax: (250) 387-9066


102 - 383 Oliver Street
Williams Lake, BC   V2G 1M4

Phone: (250) 305-3800
Fax: (250) 305-3808
Toll Free Phone:


7-530 Horse Lake Road
PO Box 95
100 Mile House, BC   V0K 2EO
Phone: (250) 395-3916
Fax: (250) 395-3973

Lorne Doerkson was elected MLA for Cariboo-Chilcotin in 2020. Lorne serves as the Official Opposition Caucus Chair as well as Shadow Minister for Water, Land and Resource Stewardship and Rural Development, and Emergency Management and Climate Readiness.

A long-time resident of the Cariboo-Chilcotin, Lorne Doerkson has worked in many different industries including a 20-year term in the newspaper business, followed by the automobile industry and is self-employed in financial services.

Lorne is a passionate community booster and was twice awarded the Community Booster award by the Chamber of Commerce. He has served on many boards and volunteered for a variety of local causes, often as emcee for events, and serving at an executive level on boards including the Williams Lake Stampede, the Chamber of Commerce, BC Community Newspaper Association and Hough Memorial Cancer Society.

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