Member Biography

M.P. Zulynik

Mervin Patrick Zulynik

Commission #187
Articled to:
D.A. Ferguson | J.W. Morrison

  • Born 1938 on Sec. 7, Twp. 25, Rge. 7, W M, Sask.
  • Married to Patricia MacDonald of Beatty, Sask.
  • Resident of North Battleford since 1959
  • Children:
    • Larry, with Universal Surveys, Edmonton.
    • Anne, married to Lionel Bernier, reside in North Battleford. Their children are Michael , Quantity Surveyor, Calgary; Marie, registered nurse At Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon & Stephen, Engineering student @ U of S
    • Glen, with Stewart Weir, Surveyors & Engineers, Edmonton
    • Karen, in Orangeville, Ontario, works at the Chrysler Plant in Brampton, Ontario

  • History & Education:
    • attended public school at Willowbrook, Sask. Completed high school at Yorkton, Sask. (1955) and 2 years of engineering at University of Saskatchewan

  • Surveying:
    • 1957, summer employment with Canadian Engineering Survey, Estevan (Bill Jones, S.L.S.) Then commenced surveying with Underwood, McLellan & Assoc. in Saskatoon
    • 1959, transferred to North Battleford to open office for Underwood, McLellan & Assoc.. 1960, articled to D.A. (Dave) Ferguson, S.L.S., receiving Commission No. 187 in 1965
    • Partner in the formation of Underwood McLellan Surveys (1966) Ltd., incorporated to Tri-City Surveys Ltd. In 1971 and served as President, 1978 - 1984
    • 1988, President of Saskatchewan Land Surveyor's Association

  • Activities:
    • Past chairman of the Saskatchewan Branch of the Canadian Institute of Survey and Mapping. - Past President of the Saskatchewan Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees)
    • Past President of the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce
    • Past President of the North Battleford Minor Hockey Association
    • Past President of the Battlefords Sheltered Workshop (Board Member for 25 years) - Battlefords Liberal Candidate in 1978
    • presently Secretary-Treasurer for Battlefords New Horizons Golf & Curling Club. - on Board for North Battleford United Church