Kristine Byers
Union Representative
British Columbia Regional Council of Carpenters (BCRCC)
New Westminster, British Columbia


Kristine is a Red Seal Journeyperson Carpenter from New Westminster, B.C. and is currently employed as a Union Representative and safety and equipment Instructor for the British Columbia Regional Council of Carpenters. She is passionate about diversifying the workforce through the inclusion and advancement of women, Indigenous workers and other underrepresented groups in the trades. She is a member of her local union’s executive, a director of BuildTogether BC, and Chair of the Sisters in the Brotherhood committee for B.C. and the Yukon. In her spare time, Kristine enjoys being active, volunteering in her community and going on motorcycle trips with her partner.