Miriam Kresivo was the secretary treasurer of the Vancouver Bar Association for almost 14 years. Elected a Bencher of the Law Society of BC in May 2012, Miriam held the positions of Chair of the Governance Committee, Vice Chair of the Finance and Audit Committee, a member of the Discipline Committee, Executive Committee, and Regulation and Insurance Working Group. In 2018, she became the President of the Law Society of BC. Miriam has been on the executive of both the Canadian Bar Association’s Pension and Corporate Counsel Sections. From 2002 to 2012, she was a director of BC Pavilion Corporation, which owns and operates the Vancouver Convention Centre and BC Place, and was involved in the expansion of both sites. Miriam has served on the UBC Alumni Awards Committee and has been a director of the Vancouver Writers Festival, and is currently one of the directors of the Hamber Foundation.