Director
Emet Davis
Emet Davis

Since 2015, Emet Davis has been a Director with the BC Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU), one of western Canada's largest labour unions, representing 73,000 members from BC's public service and the private sector. She oversees the union's Research and Interactive Services (RIS)—where strategic research, campaigns, communications on a range of issues have influenced significant public policy changes in BC in recent years. Emet is especially proud of having many opportunities, throughout her career, to use her skills in the service of positive social change. She has worked to advance numerous social justice movements, including: public sector health, social work, and community social services; poverty reduction; universal child care; access and inclusion rights for people with disabilities; energy, conservation, and environmental protection; HIV/AIDS action; LGBTQ+ activism; privacy rights; prisoners’ justice; women’s issues; and others.