About Us

At Salish Soils, everyone on our team is committed to the Sunshine Coast community, both First Nations and the surrounding region.

Welcome to Salish Soils

Community is our heart and soul

Salish Soils Inc. was established in 2010 by CEO Aaron Joe and team, with community support and strategic partners: Coastland, Lehigh and Sechelt Indian Band. A member of the Sechelt First Nation, Aaron is committed to sustainable economic development, building awareness and self-reliance in partnership with like-minded people world wide.

At Salish Soils, our vision is to enrich people and lands through environmental stewardship, resource reclamation, and sustainable business development.  We strive to offer the most sustainable resource reclamation options and the best growing media in the industry, while enhancing food security and sharing knowledge with the broader community.

We value:

  • Core integrity to enhance teamwork and community.
  • Acts of initiative to cultivate creativity and opportunity.
  • Individual accountability for personal growth and happiness.
  • Clear communication to foster understanding and win-win resolutions.
  • Respect for the earth to preserve resources and reduce waste.
  • Community outreach to share and learn with others.
AARON JOE

AARON JOE

CEO

Aaron Joe is a member of the Sechelt First Nation, and believes in the power of First Nations peoples throughout British Columbia to not only determine their own destiny, but also be innovators and leaders in the new green economy.

JUNE AUGUST

JUNE AUGUST

Scale Operator

June manages all scale operations and is responsible for bagging our beautiful products.

JIM MEKETICH

JIM MEKETICH

Operations Manager

Jim is a partner in Salish Soils. He is in charge of the overall facility, in charge of quality control of all feed stocks coming into the facility, environmental management and monitoring and logging all soil production.

LORI JOE

LORI JOE

Customer Service

Lori has been a key member of the Salish team since its inception. You will most often see Lori at the front desk or on site helping customers.

MAGGIE HAGERTY

MAGGIE HAGERTY

Controller

Maggie manages the receivables, payables, and accounts and is dedicated to the financial sustainability and growth of Salish Soils.