Culture Services Advisory Committee

  1. Seeking Citizen Representatives for Committees and Board of Variance

    Make an Impact in your Community!
    Do you have a keen interest in sharing your knowledge and point of view to help shape your community? Applications are currently being accepted for citizen representatives on our Advisory Committees and Board of Variance.

    Interested residents can read about each committee’s mandate, and apply online at

    Deadline for submission is 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7.


*Meetings are subject to change without notice.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas for the meetings will be available typically one week before the meeting date. For more information, please email the City Clerk’s Office or call 604-927-3010.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Councillor Dennis Marsden, Chair
  • Councillor Trish Mandewo, Vice Chair

Organization Representatives

  • Candrina Bailey (Sandra Hochstein, Alternate), Coquitlam Heritage Society
  • Todd Gnissios (no Alternate named), Coquitlam Library Board
  • Jackie Weinkam (no Alternate named), Festival Planners Network
  • Joan McCauley (Michael Fera, Alternate), Place des Arts Society
  • Philip Hartwick (Brad Nickason, Alternate), Evergreen Cultural Centre Society

Artistic Community Representative

  • Will Davis

Citizen Representatives

  • Marie Del Cid-Luque
  • Kim Hockey
  • Megan Leslie
  • Janice Mazon
  • Philip Mulder


The Culture Services Advisory Committee:

  • Provides advice to Council on significant specific cultural related issues that may arise from the community, staff or from Council
  • Provides advice on how to advance implementation strategies and to work in collaboration with the City to move forward cultural services in Coquitlam
  • Supports and connects cultural organizations with the exploration of opportunities and hosting of major events and festivals
  • Advocates and promotes the value and benefit of cultural activities for all ages and abilities

Work Plan

The Committee’s annual Work Plan is approved by Council.

Terms of Reference