Mitzi Dean, MLA for Esquimalt Metchosin

Mitzi Dean


Parliamentary Secretary for Gender Equity
Mitzi's Community Office
104-1497 Admirals Road, Victoria V9A 2T8

About Mitzi

Mitzi Dean was elected as MLA for Esquimalt-Metchosin May 9, 2017.

Before moving to the Victoria area in 2005, Mitzi Dean served as a national development manager for children’s services with the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, the U.K.’s largest child protection charity.

Mitzi grew up in southeast England and worked in child protection social work and community-based social services across Great Britain for more than 20 years. She also volunteered at a Romanian orphanage and a transition house in the UK providing refuge for women experiencing relationship violence.

Mitzi has spent the last 30 years helping the most vulnerable people in our community. As executive director of the Pacific Centre Family Services Association, Mitzi oversaw a team that helped 1,600 women, children, families, seniors and men every year impacted by trauma, violence and mental health challenges. Her leadership helped launch a 15,000 sq. ft. Centre for Wellbeing – part of a development which includes about 100 units of new affordable housing.

She lives in Metchosin with her partner and daughter.

Latest News for Mitzi Dean

MLA Dean welcomes $14,750 for seniors in Metchosin

VICTORIA – Esquimalt-Metchosin MLA Mitzi Dean welcomed an almost $15,000 grant from the province that will support seniors in living active, socially engaged and independent lives by making Metchosin more age-friendly. “This grant will be used to increase communication and …

MLA Dean welcomes school upgrades for West Shore students

COLWOOD – Esquimalt-Metchosin MLA Mitzi Dean says students in the West Shore will benefit from safer, more efficient and comfortable schools thanks to over $3 million in provincial funding for school upgrade projects in the Sooke School District. “We’re making …