On December 8, 2020, the BC Paralegal Association (BCPA) board voted in Harper Grey Paralegal Dina Dawson as a director of the BCPA. All members of the board collectively have a role to meet each month to discuss matters such as designated paralegals, professional development courses, employment opportunities, networking of paralegals in BC, and advance the recognition of paralegals in BC through certification and/or occupational title protection.
The BCPA is a not-for-profit organization made up of over 900+ paralegals, paralegal students and industry related organizations in BC and is run by a board of directors. The BC Paralegal Association was formed in 1979 to promote the growth and professional development, continuation education and networking of paralegals in BC. The goal of the BC Paralegal Association is to support and advocate for the paralegal profession. Read more on their website here.