Economic development advisory Committee


  • 2nd Wednesday of every month (or as scheduled) at 4:00 p.m.
  • White Rock Community Centre - 15154 Russell Avenue     

* For a full list of 2020 Committee dates please see the 2020 Committee Meeting Calendar on the main Boards & Committees Page

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Councillor Anthony Manning, Council Representative (non-voting) 
  • Councillor Helen Fathers, Council Alternate (non-voting) 
  • Brian Hagerman, Chairperson
  • Garry Wolgemuth, Vice-Chairperson
  • Tyson Blume, Community Member 
  • Graham Cameron, Community Member 
  • Stephen Crozier, Community Member  
  • Ashok Gupta, Community Member
  • Ernie Klassen, Community Member 
  • Carolyn Latzen, Community Member  
  • John Lawrence, Community Member 
  • William McKinnon, Community Member 
  • Gord Schoberg, Community Member 
  • Lenore Van Oene, Community Member 
  • Gary Gumley, Community Member 
  • Alex Nixon, Representative of the White Rock BIA (non-voting)
  • Cathy James, Tourism White Rock
  • Ritu Khanna, SS/WR Chamber of Commerce

* All members of the Economic Development Advisory Committee have been appointed with a term ending December 31, 2020.


The Economic Development Advisory Committee is a select committee of Council.  The purpose of the Economic Development Advisory Committee is to advise City Council and staff regarding matters referred to the Committee by Council regarding economic investment in the City.  This Committee was previously known as the Economic Investment Committee.

Terms of Reference

To review the Committee’s Terms of Reference please see Council Policy 137.