board biographies

Scott Morishita, Vice Chair

Scott Morishita is a lawyer with the Municipal Insurance Association of B.C., which is a member-owned, non-profit insurance cooperative. Scott’s legal work focuses on all areas of local government liability. Scott previously worked as a personal injury lawyer, acting for people injured through the fault of others. Through this work Scott gained considerable experience advocating for people suffering from significant physical and mental disabilities.

Scott attended the University of British Columbia, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree and pursued graduate studies focusing on Indigenous rights and title. He received his law degree at the University of Victoria, where he took an interest in Indigenous law.

Scott enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with his family and friends. Scott is also passionate about personal growth and development, and is pursuing a certificate in counselling skills.

Scott is thrilled and honoured to be joining the board of directors and looks forward to making a positive contribution to an amazing organization.

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