Meet the Cultural Team
Jorge started at the nursery in 1973 when we were growing fruit trees and evergreens for “Oliver Nurseries”. In 1984 he started growing forestry seedlings under the name of World Silviculture (now K&C Silviculture). One billion trees or so later, he still arrives early in the morning with a smile on his face.
Roopinder has a Bachelor of arts degree and has been serving the company for 30 years. She oversees and is directly involved in the operation. Her philosophy is keeping consistency, being a part of others success and having fun along the way. Her vision is building and planting for next generation.
Manjeet organizes and plans lab experiments and tests to ensure the quality of our crops. Manjeet began working for our company in 2001 as a production worker. Her close attention to detail, great understanding and ability to effectively work with a team allowed her to get promoted to the Supervisor position. Manjeet grew up in a farming environment in India, and has been helping her family with different activities on their fruit farm for over 20 years.
Meet the Clients Team
Acting Client Relations Manager
Cold Storage & Shipping Manager
David has been with K&C since 2013 arriving with a background of over 30 years in forest management and silviculture. He manages our cold storage facility and says he mostly enjoys time spent with our clients working to ensure that their trees arrive fresh and on time. When away from K&C you could bump into him up at the local ski hill…Mount Baldy!
Meet the Admin Team
Katie holds a bachelor degree in Business (University of Alberta), a CPA, CMA certificate and has over 20 years of experience. She started with K&C in 2019. When she is not working, you will find Katie enjoying the lake life.
Since 2000, Changming has been with K&C Silviculture, as the Systems Administrator, then as the IT Manager and Developer, responsible for the computer systems, the development of the database programs (ERP and other information management systems) and the development of the web site (www.silviculture.com).
IT analyst / programmer
Having worked as a translator for 15 years, Wei decided to follow his passion in IT. After graduating with distinction from BCIT, he joined K&C Silviculture in 2021. He works with Changming on updating the company website and database programs. He looks to grow and prosper with the company for many years to come.
Meet the rest of the K & C Crew!
Safety is our top concern.
K&C Silviculture is dedicated to safe working practices and providing a healthy working environment for all employees and customers.
We practice strict COVID safety protocols including social distancing, increased cleaning and sanitization, and mandatory masks while on site.