Louis De Jaeger is a long-time Business owner (Bravo Restaurant and Lounge), board member of Stó:lō Community Futures, and committee member of Chilliwack Healthier Community’s Open Doors Task Team. He has served as Vice-President of the Chilliwack Business Improvement Association, has been a member of the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce, Mt. Cheam Rotary and a volunteer as Corporate Liaison for the Spirit of the People Powwow. Louis was also the 2015 Federal Candidate for the Liberal Party of Canada for Chilliwack-Hope. Louis is currently an MBA candidate (Executive Master’s in Business Administration) at Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business in Vancouver. He is Certified in Expanding Skills in Economic Development (BC Economic Development Association) and holds his Certification in Indigenous Governance from the University of Arizona.
What is your platform?
“Working co-operatively and respectfully within council I will push for informed decision-making that leads to better policies for all. By collaborating with industry partners, agencies and associations, I believe we can meet the demands of sustainability and livability while creating opportunities for investment that includes a focus on small business. I will advocate on behalf of Chilliwack with our Provincial and Federal partners for better services for all residents.
I will support policies that help keep us and our investments safe. My focus will be on reaching our potential while properly managing our growth…I believe that good governance leads to better outcomes.”
Al McCracken award for Business Volunteer of the Year for BC
RBC Scholarship Award in Aboriginal Business and Leadership
Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce Aboriginal Business of the Year
Outstanding Achievement for Aboriginal Business in BC
Louis values inclusive relationships that directly impact local economic growth and job creation and promotes good environmental stewardship.
Inquiries can be directed to his Facebook Page, email, twitter or cell https://www.facebook.com/Louis4chilliwack/