Councillor Alexa Loo
Alexa Loo was elected to Richmond City Council for the first time in 2014.
Alexa is a two-time Olympian. She competed for Canada in the 2006 and 2010 Olympics in the Parallel Giant Slalom Snowboarding event. Alexa was raised in Richmond and competed locally in a number of sports, before becoming an internationally competitive snowboarder.
Alexa is a member of the Community Safety, Public Works and Transportation, Finance and General Purposes committees of Council. She is Council Liaison to the Richmond Public Library Board, Steveston Community Society, Child Care Development Advisory Committee, Council/School Board Liaison Committee, Richmond Centre of Disability, Richmond Sports Wall of Honour Nominating Committee, and the Vancouver Coastal Health/Richmond Health Services Local Government Liaison Group. She is alternate Council representative to the Richmond Olympic Oval Corporation.
Married and the mother of two young children, Alexa is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant and Certified Executive Coach who works with executives, professionals and entrepreneurs to navigate personal transformation and achieve their “gold medal” business goals.
As a Councillor, she is committed to working to foster community values and neighbourly interactions, manage City Centre growth and address Richmond’s growing transportation crunch. She is also committed to streamlining processes for businesses at City Hall.
In her personal and business life, Alexa’s motto is to Aim High, Work Hard and Give Back. Alexa is on the Finance Committee for the Canadian Olympic Committee, she is the Chair of the BC Athlete Voice, she is on the board of Canada Snowboard and she is the Recognition Chair for KidSport Richmond. Alexa served as the athlete representative to the International Ski Federation (FIS) and for many years sat on the board of directors of AthletesCAN.
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