RVwest Publisher

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Keith Powell

Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

RVWest Writers

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Danielle Cameron

Danielle Cameron is a writer and web editor for several publications, and she has been practising as a Certified Herbal Practitioner since 2005.

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Kirsten Armleder

Kirsten Armleder is a staff writer at RVwest who has travelled across Canada and throughout the U.S. She takes a keen interest in the open road as well as backcountry travel and photography.

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Marie Milner

Marie Milner is a staff writer at RVwest who loves learning about the adventures of RVers from all over Canada and the United States. She shares those stories here, where you'll also find descriptions of the best RV destinations in both countries.

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Kyle Born

Kyle has held a variety of job titles through the years: radio announcer, voice actor, English teacher, delivery driver, missionary, wedding DJ, comedian and several other things that he may have forgotten because his memory isn’t always the best, which is why he writes things down.

RVWest Contributors

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Reg DeYoung

Reg DeYoung is an RV expert and a regular columnist in RVwest. He is a journeyman RV technician with 15 years of experience in the RV industry. He works at Runners RV in Cranbrook, B.C.

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Carol Ann Quibell

Carol Ann Quibell is a full-time RVer originally from British Columbia who loves to share her knowledge of the lifestyle with others. She specializes in solving the legal, financial and safety issues associated with spending all year on the road.

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Lynne Benjamin

Lynne Benjamin has been RVing since the early 1970s and calls herself a “most-timer” (as opposed to full-timer). Though she considers her RV her home, she does spend a couple of months a year in a condo in Lethbridge, Alberta.

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Dennis Begin

Dennis Begin is a retired teacher from B.C.’s Lower Mainland who is a member of the Golf Teachers Federation. With his wife Pat and dog Bogey, Dennis travels the southwest U.S. and Mexico, researching history and attempting to perfect his golf game.

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Duane and Lynda Pilson

Duane and Lynda Pilson have been Rving for over 40 years. They have taken an RV to every province in Canada except Newfoundland and Labrador and to 17 states. They enjoy RVing so much that they have written and taught RV lifestyle seminars all across Western Canada. After retiring in 1999 they were able to commit full time to their passions, travelling and promoting the RV lifestyle—which includes writing for RV West since its first issue in 2001. They will be writing a new blog called Northern RV Adventures, which highlights their favourite destination: Alaska and Canada’s North.

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Elizabeth James

Squirreled away in her stationary 31-foot Crossroads fifth wheel, Elizabeth James writes freelance columns for a B.C. community newspaper and stories for RVwest

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Timothy Fowler

Timothy Fowler is a freelance writer, Red Seal Chef and RV traveler. His curiosity about fire and food leads him to write about both.

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Whitney Bryen

Whitney Bryen is a contributing writer to RVwest who has been living the nomad life since leaving her full-time job in May 2016.