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MLA: Katrina Chen

Elected 2017, 2020


Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC  V8V 1X4
Phone: (250) 387-3655
Fax: (250) 356-4680


3 - 8699 10th Avenue
Burnaby, BC   V3N 2S9

Phone: (604) 660-5058
Fax: (604) 660-5074
Toll Free Phone:


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Katrina Chen was elected as the MLA for Burnaby-Lougheed 2017, and re-elected in October 2020. She previously served as the Minister of State for Child Care.

Prior to her election as an MLA, Katrina served as a Trustee on the Burnaby Board of Education, and worked in both provincial and federal constituency offices for over 10 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Simon Fraser University with a major in political science and a minor in history, as well as a certificate in Immigration Laws, Policies and Procedures from the University of British Columbia.

Katrina has also worked as a community organizer with ACORN, emceed for major cultural festivals, and volunteered as an executive member for several local non-profit organizations. Katrina was born and raised in Taiwan, and moved to British Columbia many years ago.

As the mother of a young son, Katrina understands that quality, affordable child care gives children a strong foundation for the future and keeps our economy and communities moving by giving parents the option to return to work, go back to school or pursue other opportunities.

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