Community Service Award
Darrell Burnham, BA ’76 (economics/psychology), MBA ’86
Executive Director, Coast Mental Health
For more than 35 years, Darrell Burnham has been transforming the lives of the most vulnerable in our society. As executive director of Coast Mental Health, one of B.C.’s largest community mental-health organizations, he is a tireless champion for mental health in the province. Thousands of people with mental illness have seen their quality of life improved, thanks to the housing, services and programs he has created, the policy he has influenced, and the advocacy work he continues to do on their behalf.