Bonnie Telep has made Maple Ridge her home for over 40 years.
Embarking on a real estate career in 1980, along with her husband Ralph Telep, they opened Tri-Tel Realty, which they still operate today.
With her passion for real estate and her knowledge of financing, Bonnie recognized the opportunity to join her two passions and she received her mortgage brokers license in 1997.
She strongly believes in giving back to her community & her profession, resulting in numerous achievements & awards, including:
Past-President, The Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Real Estate Division
Past-President, Maple Ridge Chamber of Commerce
Past-President, Rotary Club of Haney
Past-President, 1998’s BC Summer Games (Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows)
Past-President, Spirit of BC, Olympic Committee
Past-Vice President of the Vancouver Real Estate Board
Past-Director, British Columbia Real Estate Association
Past-Director, Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation
Past-Chair, The Art Centre Fundraising
Past-Chair, Ridge Meadows Hospital Gala Ball
1998 Citizen of the Year, Maple Ridge
1996 Woman of Distinction Award
2000 Business Person of the Year (Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows)
Vice President, Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Arts Council
Membership Chair, Rotary Club of Haney
President Club, Bank of Nova Scotia (8 consecutive years)
Commission, Economic Advisory Council