Culture Services Advisory Committee


*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.

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  • 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