We honour John D’Eathe for his continuous community leadership over the past 45 years. John’s expertise in business, urban land economics and real estate has made a difference to many lower mainland organizations. From the United Nations Habitat Conference in 1976 through to the 2012 Mayor’s Task Force for Affordable Housing, the Foundations of the Justice Institute of BC and The Arts Club Theater, and the Chesterfield House Society, John’s influence has been pivotal. He also served as a mentor, instructor and supporter for UBC’s Sauder School of Business and is currently a member of its Urban Land Economics Advisory Board. John is passionate for his community and for his Province.