James Roberts is a native of the Vancouver region. He has a degree in French from UBC and a certificate in translation from McGill University. He is currently finishing a degree in Applied Music at VCC.
James worked in distribution at the National Film Board of Canada for 35 years, 25 of which he spent living and working in Montreal. He retired from the NFB in 2017 and now works as a freelance translator.
While in Montreal, James attended Christ Church Cathedral, where he was very active in parish life, a member of the choir, head of the music committee, and rector's warden. He is an avid amateur musician, singing in the St. Paul’s choir and playing the (French) horn in several community music groups and the West Coast Symphony.
Church Office: Mon to Fri: 9AM - 3PM
Mon & Wed: 9:30AM - 4PM
Thurs: 10AM - 2:30PM
Tues to Fri: 8:30AM - 9:30AM
Sat: 10AM - 12PM
2nd & Last Friday: 7PM-9PM
We acknowledge that we live, work and worship on the ancestral, traditional, and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.