Community Living BC warmly welcomes new Minister Shane Simpson, MLA for Vancouver-Hastings.

Minister Simpson brings to this position significant experience, having first been elected to the B.C. Legislature in 2005.

During his time as an MLA, he has served as Opposition Critic for Labour, Housing and the Environment and most recently

as Opposition Spokesperson for Economic Development, Jobs, Labour and Skills.

Minister Simpson has helped lead community-building activities in East Vancouver since 1971.

For his contributions to community, he was recognized with the Governor General’s 125th Anniversary Commemorative Medal and the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal.

For more information on Minister Simpson, please visit his biography here.