Lisa Beare

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows

Minister of Citizens’ Services and Deputy House Leader
Lisa's Community Office
104-20130 Lougheed Hwy. Maple Ridge, BC V2X 2P7
(604) 465-9299

About Lisa

Lisa Beare was first elected as the MLA for Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows in 2017 and re-elected in 2020. She is the Minister of Citizens’ Services and previously served as Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture. She serves as a member of the Legislative Review Committee, the Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives, and the Cabinet Committee on Economy.

Lisa grew up in Maple Ridge and has been raising a young family in the community.  She previously worked as a flight attendant. Lisa demonstrated her commitment to good governance early on, with a diploma in local government management from the University of Victoria.

Long a passionate advocate for social causes and a committed volunteer, Lisa got her start in politics in 2014 when she was elected as a member of the local school board. Her time on the school board and her own experiences as a mother led her to become an advocate for quality public education for all British Columbians.

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Latest News for Lisa Beare

NDP MLA’s Lisa Beare and Bob D’Eith say multiculturalism grants will help fight racism in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

MAPLE RIDGE- Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows MLA Lisa Beare and Maple Ridge-Mission MLA Bob D’Eith say multiculturalism grant funding will help local organizations fight systemic racism throughout the area. This year, priority was given to projects addressing anti-Indigenous, anti-Asian and anti-Black racism. “The rise we have seen in Anti-Asian …

Maple Ridge NDP MLAs sworn into Legislature

VICTORIA – Lisa Beare and Bob D’Eith were sworn into the Legislature virtually today as the re-elected BC New Democrat MLAs for Maple Ridge–Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge–Mission following an historic election. They joined the largest BC New Democrat caucus …