The Board of Directors of the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) has announced a new member to their team.

Carlene Pires is the newly appointed Emergency Program Coordinator on the RDKB’s Emergency Program team.

Pires moved to the region in 2007 and is a paid-on-call firefighter and officer with Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue based at the Warfield Fire Station.