As a Ugandan refugee to Canada, I learned at an early age how to persevere through many challenges and developed a hard work ethic, a story that is familiar to a lot of immigrants working hard to build a better life for themselves and their families.Read more
Jagmeet Singh was born in Scarborough, Ontario, and spent some of his childhood in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. He grew up mostly in Windsor, Ontario.Read more
Maureen has an MSc in nuclear physics and teaches math and science in Coquitlam. She's raised her two boys here in Burnaby/New West for 15 years, and was an active part of her community. Her recent work stopping the TMX pipeline is what lead her to decide to run for office!
Martin has lived in Burnaby for over 20 years, and currently resides in the Burnaby South riding with his wife of 14 years and their twin children. He has worked for the City of Vancouver for 10 years and has been the Strata Council President for his building for over 10 years.