Lorne Doerkson

Lorne Doerkson


MLA, Cariboo-Chilcotin

About Lorne

Lorne Doerkson was first elected as MLA for Cariboo-Chilcotin in 2020.

Doerkson, a long-time resident of the Cariboo-Chilcotin, has a diverse professional background. He spent 20 years in the newspaper industry, followed by roles in the automobile industry and financial services as a self-employed professional.

A dedicated advocate for his community, Doerkson has been recognized twice with the Community Booster award by the Chamber of Commerce. He has served on numerous boards and volunteered for various local causes. His involvement includes emceeing events and holding executive positions with organizations such as the Williams Lake Stampede, the Chamber of Commerce, the BC Community Newspaper Association, and the Hough Memorial Cancer Society,

In the spring of 2024, Lorne crossed the floor to join the Conservative Party of BC and fight for his constituents in the upcoming provincial election as a Conservative candidate.