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40th Parliament Members
at dissolution on April 11, 2017

Selina Robinson

Coquitlam-Maillardville
Elected 2013
New Democratic Party of British Columbia

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

Selina serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Local Government and Sports, and Seniors.​​

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.

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