It is with great sadness that we announce that Paul Skinner passed away peacefully on September 2, 2023, at age 68. Paul was surrounded by family including his wife Anna, and daughters Marena and Melanie.


Paul served nine years as BC/Yukon Region AFS Representative and then as the BC/Yukon PIPSC Director. Including his service as a steward at the subgroup and branch level, Paul was a union leader for PIPSC for 18 years.


Paul dedicated himself to the labour movement, immersing himself in the pursuit of fair working conditions and equitable treatment for all PIPSC members. His tireless efforts as a union leader touched the lives of countless PIPSC members, empowering them with a voice and ensuring their concerns were heard.