Faculty


  • Linda Adams
    Bachelor of Science, University of Calgary
    Chief Administrative Officer, Islands Trust - .

    Linda has been the Chief Administrative Officer of the Islands Trust since 2003 and has worked for the organization since 1991. The Island Trust ... [more]


    Jerry Berry
    Bachelor of Science and Master of Public Administration, University of Victoria
    Local Government Consultant and former City Manager - .

    Jerry is a management consultant and educator specializing in local government issues. He was formerly the City Manager for the City of Nanaimo for 22 ... [more]


    Stephen Fleming
    Bachelor of Arts, Wilfrid Laurier; Master of Arts, Carleton University
    City Clerk - City of Kelowna

    Stephen is the City Clerk and Corporate Officer for the City of Kelowna. He has worked in local government since 1996 and joined the Capilano faculty  ... [more]


    Allison Habkirk
    Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and Master of Public Administration, University of Victoria; Master of Arts (Planning), UBC
    Local Government Specialist - .

    Allison Habrirk, BA, MA (Planning), MPA, MCIP has thirty years of experience in local government as a professional, elected official, and educator. Al ... [more]


    Alison McNeil
    Bachelor of Arts, Trent University; Bachelor of Education, Queen’s University; Master of Arts (Planning), UBC
    Chair, Schoool of Public Administration - Capilano University

    Alison is an educator, policy analyst, program manager and community planner who has worked in the local government sector for over 15 years. She has  ... [more]


    David Nelson
    Bachelor of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University; Master of Public Administration, University of Victoria
    Consultant - David Nelson Consulting - .

    David Nelson is a public administrator, consultant and educator with 27 years' experience in program development, project management, consultin ... [more]


    Todd Pugh
    Bachelor of Arts, UBC; Master of Public Administration, University of Victoria
    Executive Director - CivicInfo BC

    Todd's local government career began in the early 1990s, with the Parks Department at the Regional District of Fraser Cheam. Since 2001 he has served  ... [more]


    Lisa Zwarn
    Juris Doctor, University of Victoria; Bachelor of Arts, Romance Languages (Honours), UBC.
    Consultant - Lisa Zwarn Consulting

    Lisa has worked in the local government sector for over 21 years as an employee, a consultant and an instructor. She has been at Capilano University a ... [more]