Mark Bouchard's Biography

Mark Bouchard

  • Graduated with Bachelor of Arts Degree in political science and economics from the University of British Columbia.

  • Played junior, college and professional ice hockey

  • Hired as a police officer by the Delta Police Department.

  • Worked primarily patrol and emergency response team (SWAT) with more limited experience in forensic, traffic and fraud sections

  • Became a tactical medic in 2014 with an equivalent level of an advanced care scope of practice

  • Peer support officer and R2MR mental health facilitator

  • Transferred to the RCMP in 2020

  • Completed Master of Arts Degree in leadership from Royal Roads University with a focus on police culture and police officer mental health

  • Father and husband

  • Dog lover with three dogs

  • Faculty member of the First Responder Behavioral Health Institute. Click here for link to the Institute.

Mark Bouchard with his dogs