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MLA: Selina Robinson – Coquitlam-Maillardville

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Isaiah 40:31 ” But those who wait upon the Lord, shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles,they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint” is our prayer for MLA. Selina Robinson. We appreciate the vibrancy, and fire she brings to the legislature in her role as Opp. critic for local Govt. and Sports, as she contends vigorously, to make good & right changes. May she seek to be lead and directed by Your divine wisdom.Keep her and her family safe and in Your loving care. In the precious name of Jesus. Amen

Selina Robinson was elected as the MLA for Coquitlam-Maillardville in May, 2013.

Selina serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Local Government and Sports.

Born and raised in the suburbs of Montreal, Selina has been actively engaged in the Coquitlam community since moving there nearly 20 years ago.

As a former City Councillor, Selina advocated for the rights of taxpayers, fought to protect the health of children and families by introducing a local ban on cosmetic pesticides, and worked to improve access for people with disabilities as chair of the Coquitlam Universal Access-Ability Advisory Committee.

Prior to being elected, Selina had a home-based family therapy practice, and was the Director of Development for SHARE Family and Community Services and a Counselling Instructor and Program Developer at the University of British Columbia’s Life and Learning Centre and Vancouver Community College. Selina is also a member of the Coquitlam Terry Fox Run organizing committee and the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee.

Selina lives with her husband Dan in the Ranch Park neighbourhood of Coquitlam-Maillardville where they raised their now adult children, Aaron and Leya.