Candidate for Office of Councillor (Surrey First)



Mary-Em Waddington lives in Clayton with her two children and is Executive Director of the BC Technology for Learning Society. Mary-Em has held leadership positions on various community boards including Surrey Hospice Society, Recycling Council of BC, and Canadian Parents for French. She understands the necessity of youth having a variety of opportunities, from technology to activities, and her passion for sustainability, equity, and transparency will help ensure a new city council hears from as many creative voices as possible at city hall.

Mary-Em is running for City Council with goals of investing in and strengthening public safety, public infrastructure, and public engagement. She wants to have conversations about sustainability, tree canopy, and making the city a better place. This means a livable city with all of the opportunities to make people want to live in Surrey.