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MLA: George Heyman

Vancouver-Fairview
Elected 2013
New Democratic Party of British Columbia
george.heyman.MLA@leg.bc.ca

Office:

Room 201, Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC
V8V 1X4
Phone: (250) 387-3655
Fax: (250) 387-4680

Constituency:

642 West Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1G1
Phone: (604) 775-2453
Fax: (604) 660-6821
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Constituency:

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George Heyman was elected as the MLA for Vancouver-Fairview in May 2013. Born and raised in Vancouver, George has lived and worked in Vancouver and throughout northwest B.C.

George serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Environment, Green Economy and Technology.

George was the executive director of Sierra Club BC, one of the province’s oldest environmental advocacy and education organizations. He also served three terms as president of the BC Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU). In both organizations, George was a respected negotiator and a strong fiscal manager, running consistent budget surpluses.

George has been a faculty member of Simon Fraser University’s Dialogue and Negotiation program, teaching courses in multi-party negotiations and collaborative decision-making. He has guest lectured at a number of universities in B.C. and abroad, and served on advisory committees for post-graduate and undergraduate degree programs at three B.C. universities.

George is a passionate advocate in Victoria for issues facing his constituents, including education, health care, the arts, child care, workers’ rights, transit and affordable housing.

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