Ken Hawkin’s primary role at BMSC is Systems Administrator, but like many here he has extended beyond his standard duties to include Vehicle Fleet Manager, Bus Driver, Janitor and Dishwasher to his CV. Ken Hawkins was raised one foot in the country, living in Edmonton but spending a lot of time working on family farms and riding horses. In 1983 Ken joined CN Rail and spent the next 7 years living and working in cities, villages and remote camp worksites across BC and Alberta. In 1990 Ken returned to school at Northwest Community College in Terrace BC for Millwright training and stayed for an academic, then business oriented education. An interest in computers lead to employment at NWCC in the IT department. Ken manages to keep BMSC’s IT system operating, being adept at finding innovative solutions to challenging problems.