COUNCIL: Gidda, Terry

District of Mission: Gidda, Terry - council candidate

  • Oct. 28, 2014 12:00 p.m.

Name: Terry Gidda

Education: Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of  Education Degrees.

Political Experience:  Councillor District of Mission from 2005 to 2011 – 6 years.

Served on the following:

1. Chaired Engineering and Public Works Committee – 6 years.

2. Chaired Traffic Safety Committee – 6 years

3. Director Fraser Valley Regional District – 6 years.

4. Director Fraser Valley Regional Hospital District – 6 years.

5. Director Fraser Valley Regional Library – 2 years

6. Member Abbotsford-Mission Water and Sewer Commission – 6 years.

7. Member Mission-Abbotsford Transit Committee – 6 years.

Residency: Resident of Mission for more than 45 years

Community Involvement: Served on the following:

1. Citizen`s Advisory Committee, Mission Medium Institution – Several


2. Citizen`s Advisory Committee, Regional Parole – several years.

3. Recreation Commission-Leisure services Committee several years.

4  Mission and District Lions Club – more than 26 years.

5. Trustee Mission Memorial Hospital – 2 years.

6. Health Councillor appointed by the Provincial Government – 3 year.

7. Director Mission Community Services Society – 15 years.

8. Member Scholarship Committee, Mission Community Foundation

15 years.

9. Director Mission Community Foundation – 7 year

10. General Secretary Sikh Temple Abbotsford ( National Heritage Site)

4 years

11.President or General Secretary Mission Sikh Temple – 20 years.

Recipient of Queen’s Jubilee Medal for Community Service.

Marital Status: Married with 3 grown-up daughters born and raised in



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