HORTICULTURIST, URBAN FARMER
Camil Dumont has lived in Vancouver nearly 38 years. He went to elementary school at L’Ecole Bilingue and attended highschool at Kitsilano Secondary.
Camil graduated with a BA from UBC in 2010. As a younger man, Camil worked a decade, seasonally, at the Vancouver Park Board in horticulture. He did some significant backpacking too, travelling nationally and internationally.
Camil and some friends founded Inner City Farms (ICF), a Vancouver urban farm, in 2009. Camil has been Head Farmer and Executive Director of ICF since 2010. In 2017 Camil returned to UBC and completed his MSc. in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems.
Camil is a lifelong environmentalist and a new dad. He loves his family, his community, his city and our little blue planet, very much.