Information on Vancouver’s Upcoming By-election

A by-election is being held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 to fill a vacant position on Vancouver City Council and elect nine Vancouver School Board trustees. For more information about the election, including where to vote on October 14, please visit the City of Vancouver by-election website. Advance voting is available at Vancouver City Hall on Wednesday, October 4 and Tuesday, October 10.

There are 19 candidates vying for the nine school trustee positions. Trustees ensure schools provide students with opportunities for quality education. They set education policies that reflect the aspirations of the community and that are consistent with overall provincial guidelines.

Find out more about the candidates on the City of Vancouver’s by-election website.

2017 Candidates for School Trustee

ALEXANDER, Joy (Vision Vancouver)

ARNOLD, Christine


BERCIC, Carrie (OneCity)

CLEMENT, Ken (Vision Vancouver)

DAY, Diana (COPE)


FRASER, Janet (Green Party)

GONZALEZ, Estrellita (Green Party)

HAMILTON, Jamie Lee (IDEA Vancouver)

JAAF, Erica (OneCity)

LAMB, Theodora (Vision Vancouver)

LOMBARDI, Mike (Vision Vancouver)



PRIETO, Julian (NPA)

RICHARDSON, Christopher JK (NPA)

WONG, Allan (Vision Vancouver)

ZAICHKOWSKY, Judy (Green Party)