Selina Robinson was elected as the MLA for Coquitlam-Maillardville in May, 2013. Prior to be elected to the legislature, Selina served as a City Councillor in Coquitlam for two terms from 2008-2013.
Prior to political life, Selina had 20 year career as a family therapist working in the private, non-profit and public sector. Selina was also 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 has served on a number of community committees and participates in the Ride To Conquer Cancer every year. Selina has a B.A. (hon) and an M.A. from Simon Fraser University.
Wherever she is, and wherever her current engagement takes her, Selina has a passion for strengthening people and communities. Selina believes that by building on our individual and collective strengths and resources we are more resilient and more successful as individuals, families and communities.