Jordan Sturdy is a hard-working, entrepreneurial, self-starter who understands the full range of issues in the riding at the local, regional and provincial level. As a small business owner, farmer, recreation enthusiast and experienced politician, Jordan understands the complexities and diversity of the riding.
Jordan served as a BC Ambulance Paramedic for more than 20 years as well as a Professional Ski Patroller and mountain rescue specialist in Whistler.
Jordan grew up in Vancouver, attending Magee Secondary School, Vancouver Community College, Langara College and the University of British Columbia.
Jordan and his wife Trish own North Arm Farm. Together they transformed 60 acres of raw land into Pemberton's "Family Farm Experience", a productive farm which sells organic vegetables to restaurants in Whistler and Vancouver and is a thriving agri-tourism attraction in its own right.
Jordan entered public service as a local trustee for the Pemberton Valley Dyking District and also served the Sea to Sky Corridor in a variety of capacities, including as a member of the Squamish Lillooet Regional District Board, Director of the Fraser Basin Council, Lower Mainland Treaty Advisory Committee Executive Committee Member, SLRD Hospital District Chair, and Sea to Sky Regional Hospital District Director.
From 2005 to 2013, Jordan served as Mayor of Pemberton. He has also served as President of the Whistler Farmers’ Market Society and Director of the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets.
Jordan is an avid skier and mountain biker. He also enjoys golf, boating, mountaineering, road cycling and hiking. Jordan was a
Ski Patrol/Avalanche Technician at Whistler Blackcomb from 1989 to 2013.