Who We Are
Mike McPhee is a faculty member in the Department of Geography and the Environment at Douglas College. For most of his career he has been involved with water resources as an environment and land use planner and community volunteer. He is a previous Coordinator of the Fraser River Estuary Management Program and editor of the Coquitlam River Watershed Atlas developed by the Coquitlam River Watershed Society and the City of Coquitlam.
Archie Miller is a graduate of Simon Fraser University where he focused on cultural and historical geography and archaeology. He is well known for his work, now spanning over 45 years, in historical research, writing, presentations, walking tours, and cemetery studies. While his New Westminster community involvement has included curatorship and archival work with the City’s museums and archives, he and his wife have owned and operated A Sense of History Research Services Inc. since 1998.
Sarah joined the project from SFU, where she completed a Master’s Degree in the Department of Archaeology. Sarah undertook the majority of the historical research using archival materials. She also did the website design and layout.
Nedene completed her Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography at Simon Fraser University with a Spatial Informations Systems certificate, specializing in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Spatial Analysis.