“I am honoured to have been chosen by the Prime Minister and our Conservative Government to be part of this important committee,” says Zimmer. “As we all know, natural resources are a key driving force for our national economy, and I look forward to continuing to consult with local stakeholders and to be able to provide a voice for Northeastern B.C.’s natural resource community here in Ottawa.” 

The Standing Committee on Natural Resources is responsible for looking at and reporting on matter related to the federal Department of Natural Resources and related organizations.

Zimmer is also Chair of the B.C. Pipeline Caucus and sits on the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food.