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Trish Mandewo

Independent for Coquitlam Council (incumbent)
If re-elected, Trish will continue to advocate for Accountability, Transparency, Inclusion, Community and Fiscally Responsibility. Her areas of concentration will be:

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Trish Mandewo is an experienced entrepreneur, board professional, and author. She has a varied background stemming from her education in Microbiology, Embryology and Governance. She has won several awards including being named top 25 Canadian Immigrant. She is the Founder and CEO of Synergy Executive & Boards Consulting Group. 

Trish was elected to the Coquitlam City Council in 2018. In her first term, Trish accomplished a lot. Visit her website for more details.

Trish is unique in her approach and is very well rounded. She is

  • A thought leader with more than 25 years' experience in executive and governance roles 
  • A data driven decision maker with proven professional and public results 
  • Diverse range of experience and expertise ranging from Economic Development, Indigenous Relations, Inter-governmental Relations, Corporate and Social Governance, Environmental Social Governance (ESG)’s, Entrepreneurship and much more 
  • An Ubuntu Centered Leader - Listen, Learn and then Lead

Areas of expertise 

  • Governance Policy development 
  • Strategic planning 
  • Stakeholder / Partner engagement, 
  • Project Management