Get to Know Lorne Doerkson


Lorne Doerkson
Shadow Minister for Water, Land & Resource Stewardship & Rural Development

Lorne Doerkson was first elected as MLA for Cariboo-Chilcotin in 2020. He currently serves as Shadow Minister for Water, Land and Resource Stewardship, and Rural Development. Doerkson has previously served as Deputy Whip.

A long-time resident of the Cariboo-Chilcotin, Doerkson has worked in many different industries. He spent 20 years in the newspaper business, followed by a stint in the automobile industry and self-employment in financial services. 

Doerkson 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. He has often performed emcee duties for events and served at an executive level on boards including the Williams Lake Stampede, The Chamber of Commerce, the BC Community Newspaper Association and the Hough Memorial Cancer Society. 

Doerkson has always had a passion for politics and has served the BC United Party at an executive level for many years. 

Elected 2020
Cariboo-Chilcotin Constituency Office
102 – 383 Oliver Street, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1M4
7-530 Horse Lake Rd, PO Box 95, 100 Mile House, BC V0K 2EO

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