Kate Heikkila


Kate joined the Royal BC Museum and Archives in 2019 as an archivist. Kate holds a BA in History from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Library and Information Studies with a concentration in archives from McGill University.

Kate has worked in multiple community and municipal archives in both British Columbia and Alberta, focusing on access through arrangement and description as well as reference services and outreach. She is looking forward to working with her colleagues to increase access to and awareness of the records in the archives' holdings.


BA, University of British Columbia

MLIS, McGill University

Areas of Interest

Arrangement & Description

Lands records

Digital ethics


Contact Kate Heikkila

Email: kheikkila@royalbcmuseum.bc.ca