Colin Plant

Image Councillor Colin PlantPhone: 250-514-1439

Personal Information:  

  • Born in Salmon Arm, BC in 1972
  • Has lived in Saanich for 15 years, the CRD for 29 years.  Currently lives in Royal Oak.
  • Married with four sons
  • Avid walker and loves to play Scrabble


  • Graduated Stelly’s Secondary 1990, Class Valedictorian
  • B.F.A. in Theatre Direction
  • B.Ed in Secondary Education
  • M.Ed in Educational Leadership


  • Drama teacher at Claremont Secondary
  • Former professional theatre director
  • Former gardener at Butchart Gardens

Saanich Council Appointments:

  • Chair, Healthy Saanich Advisory Committee
  • Chair, Saanich LGBTQ Sub-Committee
  • Council Liaison, Victoria Airport Authority Community Consultative Committee

Capital Regional District Appointments:

  • Chair, Capital Regional District Arts Committee
  • Director, Capital Regional District & Hospital Board
  • Director, Capital Regional Housing Corporation
  • Director, Capital Regional District Governance Committee
  • Director, Capital Regional District Integrated Resource Committee

Community Service:

  • Producer, RON Talks speaker series
  • President of Association of BC Drama Educators (ABCDE)
Favourite Quote:

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson