Councillor Neal Nicholson

Councillor Neal Nicholson
  • Neal and his wife, Barbara, have lived in Coquitlam’s Ranch Park neighbourhood since 1976
  • They have raised their two children, Anne and Andrew, in Coquitlam and have two grandchildren
  • Neal has been a chartered accountant for 42 years, and locates his business in Coquitlam
  • Neal was first elected to Council in 2007
  • In the community, Neal serves as:
    • Treasurer, Douglas College Foundation
    • Treasurer, Rivershed Society of B.C.
    • Treasurer, B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fame
  • Formerly, Neal served as:
    • Member, Douglas College Board, including two years as Chair
    • Treasurer, Coquitlam Heritage Society
    • Treasurer, Evergreen Cultural Centre
    • Treasurer, B.C. Seniors Games held in Coquitlam’s Centennial year, 1991
  • As A City Councillor Neal formerly served as Chair of the Liveable Communities Advisory Committee and Vice Chair of the Coquitlam River Aggregate Committee, Chair of the Cultural Advisory Committee, Chair of the Maillardville Commercial and Cultural Revitalization Advisory Task Force, and a member of the Land Use & Economic Development Standing Committee, Recreation, Sports & Culture Standing Committee, and the Strategic Priorities, Administration & Protective Services Standing Committee, and Northeast Sector Environmental Stewardship Committee
  • Currently Neal is a:
    • Chair of the Arts & Culture Advisory Committee
    • Vice Chair of the Sustainability and Environmental Advisory Committee
    • Vice Chair of the Coquitlam Evergreen Line Public Art Task Force
    • Vice Chair of the Riverview Lands Advisory Committee
    • Chair of the Universal Access-Ability Advisory Committee
    • Vice Chair of the Multiculturalism Advisory Committee
    • Alternate on the Metro Vancouver Board of Directors
    • Member of the Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Committee
    • Council Representative to Fraser Health Government Advisory Council
    • Council Representative to the Tri-Cities Early Childhood Development Committee

 Councillor Neal Nicholson
Cell: 604-218-1398