Geoff is committed to bringing a scientific background to Ottawa, and believes in evidence-based policy-making. Known nationally as a topic expert from his published work on air pollution and occupational health and safety, Geoff Wright has worked as a technical expert at all three levels of government. Geoff is also a past President of the Association of Canadian Ergonomists / Association Canadienne d'Ergonomie.
Geoff Wright is your Green Party Candidate
running to represent the amazing district of Vancouver Quadra in the 2019 Canadian federal election.
A previous President of
the Lung Association for Metropolitan Toronto & York Region, Geoff is working for you to ensure the environment and a sustainable future is at the forefront of Canadian politics.
Geoff Wright is deeply connected to the people and the environment of this unique city and wants to preserve its character and its ecosystems for future generations.
“I am honoured to be given the chance to work with and work for you - so the voices of the residents of Vancouver Quadra are heard and that our future is put at the forefront of the decision-making process”
Geoff Wright holds a Ph. D. in Ergonomics and an M.Sc. in Human Factors Engineering from the University of Toronto. He also holds a bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and is a registered Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) Having previously taught classes at the University of British Columbia and the University of Toronto, Geoff believes wholeheartedly in the importance of supporting our higher education programs.
For the past 18 years, Geoff has lived with his wife in the Dunbar neighbourhood of Vancouver. The four oldest of his five children are now grown and are beginning careers and families of their own. As a father, Geoff knows that that if we want to give our children and grandchildren a healthy, boundless future of their own, we must preserve a healthy environment for them. "Our only viable future is the Green future we must build for them today."
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