Ian Gladman - President (2016 - 2017)

Ian obtained his Master’s degree in Leadership and Education Administration at the University of Victoria in 1985. He became principal of the Abbotsford and Township of Langley School Districts where he worked for over thirty years. He was also chairman of the board of the Langley Child Development Centre, and was a member of the Fort Langley Lions Club for 20 years, acting as president in 2003. In his retirement, Ian is keen to provide additional educational experiences for children and adults on the Sunshine Coast. He also has an avid interest in ensuring our next generation inherits a sustainable, healthy and vibrant natural legacy. Ian lives in Secret Cove with his wife Jane, where they enjoy boating, cooking and hiking in the woods with Tessa, their border collie. Ian is an avid follower of all sports and is a big supporter of the Vancouver Canucks and the BC Lions.