About Us

Many thanks to all our members for taking the time to renew memberships, and welcome to our newcomers.

We value your support.

The Exploration Place Museum + Science Centre is owned and operated by the Fraser-Fort George Museum Society, a non-profit society and registered charity. Construction of the Museum was funded by the National Museums Assistance Program of Canada, the City of Prince George, and the Government of British Columbia. The Exploration Place was opened in 2001 with funding from the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George, The Government of Canada, Canfor Corporation, and The Government of British Columbia.

Museum Staff

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer

VP of Facilities

Facilities & Exhibit Assistant


Assistant Curator | Paleo/Geology Collections

Manager | BioCultural Collections

Head Animal Keeper

Manager | Virtual Community Programs

Manager | In-person Community Programs

Manager | Food Programs & Services

Visitor Services Assistant
- Thursday to Monday 

VP of Finance

VP of Development & Partnerships

Early Explorers Instructors





Board of Directors

Peter James

Vice President
Ms. Helena Trudel

Ms. Clarisse Halbert

Ms. Heather Sanford

Lheidli T'enneh Band Representative

Prince George Sports Hall of Fame Representative

Dr. Todd Whitcombe
Elissa Gagnon
Ms. Kathryn Louro
Ms. Brittany Smith
Mr. Chris King
Ms. Susan Kelly
Chuck Nisbett
Craig Vannevel