Craig Smith

 
Mayor & Council
Title: Councillor
Smith 2018


Biography
Craig Smith is married to his best friend and business partner Christa and has three adult children, three step children, and one grandchild. He has lived and owned businesses in the Cariboo for over twenty five years. At present Craig owns several businesses in the Downtown core and has a very deep invested interest in seeing the Downtown vibrant.

As a photographer for over thirty years he has expanded his creativity in the last five years to include more graphics and sign making and most recently publishing. A business man through and through Craig also incorporates his creativity into the arts. In the 90’s Craig made his first live preforming arts appearance in the hit production Grease and from there Craig has been in over 15 plays along with directing, and producing. Craig’s other hobbies include playing a variety of musical instruments, hockey, golf and volunteering, where Craig is currently the president of the local Shrine Club for kids.

As for Craig’s view of his new role on City Council, he wants to bring his passion, drive and enthusiasm to the City where he can exercise his business knowledge to try and boost the local economy. He also believes that there has to be a balance between economic, social, cultural and leisure activities. Taking a holistic approach to servicing the community is what he takes aim for. 

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