Election Considerations

Based on recommendations and public statements, these
trustee candidates are presented for your consideration.
PSAC, Labour Councils and Local Teacher Association Endorse‑ 
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Trustee Included on the Let’s Vote   L e
Candidates i n
(Incumbents s t
are highlighted) Firm or Open Position on SOGI 123 t s
Abbotsford #34
Phil Anderson Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Krista Cardinal Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Korky Neufeld Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Catherine Sobko Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Earl Storey Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Jared White Open: Parents wishes should be respected Y N
Shirley Wilson Open: I bring 13 years of public service on the Board N N
Ashcroft – Gold Trail #74
Vicky Trill Firm: Remove from classrooms
and Acclaimed
Y N
Burnaby #41
Laura‑Lynn Thompson Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Jimmy Zhao Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Campbell River #72
Andrew Beaudin Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Manfred Hack Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Vanessa MacLean Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Peter Sutherland Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Chilliwack #33
Darrell Furgason Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Kaethe Jones Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Heather Maahs Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Barry Neufeld Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Erma Vietorisz Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Comox Valley #71
Terence Purden Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Coquitlam #43
Hui Wang Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Delta #37
Dale Saip Open: I will continue respecting parental rights. N N
Greater Victoria #61
Zul Rajabali Open: Trustees have a responsibility to hear different viewpoints. N N
Kelowna, Peachland, Lake District – Central Okanagan #23
Amy Giestlinger Open: Let’s press the pause button on SOGI 123. N N
Terry Giesbrecht Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Lee-Ann Tiede Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Kyle Stewart Open: Parental concerns need to be considered. Y N
Langley #35
Sindy Jeffrey Open: Parents must be informed of any topics to be discussed in the classroom. N N
Brent Larson Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Cheryl Snowden-Eddy Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Tony Ward Open: SOGI 123 needs to be critically examined. Y N
Nanaimo Ladysmith #68
Jennifer Clarke Firm: Remove from classrooms N N
Matt Szeler Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
New Westminster #40
Cathy McCallum Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
North Vancouver #44
Gordon Moore Open: Introduction of core competencies provides an educational framework to support all learners N N
Richmond #38
Charvine Adl Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Andrea Gong-Quinn Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Richard Lee Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
James Li Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Ivan Pak Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Alice Wong Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Surrey #36
Lisa Alexis Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Jasbir Narwal Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Julia Poole Open: I will speak on behalf of those who vote for me. Y N
Adele Yu Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Vancouver #39
Bruno Baronet Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Stephanie Descoteaux Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Ken Denike Open: Parental wishes should be respected. Y N
Pratpal Gill Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Marco Lee Firm: Remove from classrooms Y N
Sophie Woo Open: Parental wishes should be respected. Y N
Ying Zhou Open: Provide opportunities for the diverse needs of all children. N N

The Let’s Vote list with a photo of each candidate can be seen here.