I am working hard to maintain Francophone language and culture. As a father to two daughters, Katherine and Sarah, who attended French school growing up, and a long-time resident of Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam, home to Maillardville, I understand the importance of supporting our French communities. That’s why our government has provided:
Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam has always attracted people of diverse cultures and backgrounds, and getting to know new neighbours in our community is one of the best parts of my job. I work hard to make our immigrants and refugees feel welcome and to assist their transition to our community by:
I was proud to support Masjid Alhidayah and Islamic Cultural Centre’s application to the Security Infrastructure Program. This fund provided them with $53,000 so they could install a modern security system and increase safety in our community.
Did you know? Since I was elected I take French lessons every week! And, in the summer of 2018, I spent two-weeks in Quebec at French School.
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