Candidate for Ward 4
Sean Chu arrived in Calgary from Taiwan in 1985 speaking not a word of English, and within 7 years he was a sworn officer with the Calgary Police Service. From that point on Sean worked with the Calgary Police Service as an Officer for 21 years in a number of roles. For his service he was awarded the Calgary Police Service Distinguished Service Medal, and one for his twenty years of service.
Sean took an extensive role in contributing to his community by working with many boards, and associations in an effort to be a bridge-builder for the many groups, such as: Being a member of Wildrose Lions Club; Member of the Sien Lok Society; Advisor to the Calgary Chinese Merchant Association; Director of the Federation of Calgary Communities; Director for the Foundations for the Future Charter Academy; and has been on a number of Federal Political Boards. For his years of volunteerism, Sean was awarded the Alberta Centennial Medal, and then the Queens Diamond Jubilee Medal.
Sean was elected for the first time in 2013 as the Councillor for Ward 4 and re-elected in 2017.