D.B. (Dave) Higgins

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On the occasion of his nomination for Council, 2003

  • Born in Sudbury, Ontario in 1948
  • Raised in Ontario, British Columbia, Texas, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Alberta
  • Graduated with diploma in surveying technology from SAIT in 1969
  • Articled to C.J. (Hans) Nederveen, ALS from 1970 to 1975
  • Received ALS commission in 1975
  • Employed by Co-ordinate Surveys Ltd 1969-1975; Suvan, Fettig & Associates 1975-1984; self-employed 1984-present
  • Member of various committees of the ALSA from 1975
  • Obtained private pilot's licence in 1979
  • Obtained CLS commission in 1998
  • Member of two old-timer hockey clubs since 1974
  • Minor hockey coach for four years
  • Former member of the Spruce Grove Municipal Planning Commission and the Spruce Grove Development Appeal Board Former Spruce Grove Venture advisor, scout and cub leader