Dan-Coulter

Dan Coulter

Chilliwack


Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility

About Dan

Dan Coulter was elected as the MLA for Chilliwack in 2020. He is the Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility. Dan also serves as the Vice-Chair of the Appointment Orders Committee and the Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts. 

While chair of the Chilliwack Board of Education from 2013-2020, he was a strong advocate for improvements to the public education system. As former president of CUPE 3787 and a millwright who was severely injured in a workplace accident in 1999, Dan believes people have the right to safe working conditions. 

Dan served on the Mayor’s Task Force on Inclusion, Diversity and Accessibility. He is passionate about the rehabilitation of youth in the Criminal Justice System and was a Director for the Chilliwack Restorative Justice Society. 

Dan lives in Chilliwack with his partner along with their dogs Spencer and Anna-Bella. 

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Latest News for Dan Coulter

NDP MLA’s Dan Coulter and Kelli Paddon say multiculturalism grants will help fight racism in Chilliwack area

CHILLIWACK- Chilliwack MLA Dan Coulter says multiculturalism grant funding will help local organizations fight systemic racism throughout the Chilliwack area. This year, priority was given to projects addressing anti-Indigenous, anti-Asian and anti-Black racism. “We know that Indigenous, Black and People of Colour in Canada experience pervasive and systemic …

NDP Chilliwack MLAs sworn into Legislature

VICTORIA – Dan Coulter and Kelli Paddon were sworn into the Legislature virtually today as the new BC New Democrat MLAs for Chilliwack and Chilliwack-Kent following an historic election. The 57 new BC NDP members were sworn in as part …