Find election candidates

The following candidates have been certified by the city clerk according to the requirements of the Municipal Elections Act.


On this page

  1. City of Waterloo candidates
  2. Region of Waterloo candidates
  3. School board candidates
  4. Third party advertisers
  5. Certified candidate lists
  6. Candidate debates

City of Waterloo candidates

Voters may vote for:

  • up to 1 candidate for mayor
  • up to 1 candidate for the councillor representing their ward

Mayor

NameContactFiling date
Rob EVANS

www.robevansmayor.ca

team@robevansmayor.ca

519-807-0085

August 19 2022
Dorothy MCCABE

linktr.ee/mccabe4mayor

dmccabewaterloo2022@gmail.com

226-790-2696

August 15 2022
Kypp SAUNDERS

kyppsaunders.ca

teamkypp@gmail.com

519-591-2769

August 16 2022
Shannon WEBER

www.shannonweber.ca

info@shannonweber.ca

226-850-0600

May 2 2022

Ward 1 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Sandra HANMER

www.sandrahanmer.ca

hanmer4waterloo@gmail.com

May 5 2022
Robert PARENT

robparent.ca

robparentward1@gmail.com 

July 28 2022

Ward 2 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Khaled BERBASH

www.KhaledBerbash.com

berbashkhaled@gmail.com

519-498-7737

August 18 2022
Royce BODALY

www.roycebodaly.ca

royce@roycebodaly.ca

226-338-6068

 July 6 2022
Shaheen MUJAHID

shaheenmjhd@gmail.com

226-748-4990

August 19 2022

Ward 3 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Hans ROACH

hans.roach@gmail.com

May 9 2022
Madelyn STEISS

votesteiss@gmail.com

August 12 2022

Ward 4 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Maryssa BARRAS

maryssabarras@gmail.com

289-527-3467

August 17 2022
Diane FREEMAN

dianefreeman.ca

freeman4ward4@gmail.com 

June 9 2022
Obinna OBI

obiward4@gmail.com

519-781-2788

August 16 2022

Ward 5 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Joe BRENNER

JoeBrenner.ca

joe.m.brenner@gmail.com

519-888-6830

August 19 2022
Blayr HOGG

ward5blayrhogg.com

blayr.ward5@gmail.com

August 19 2022
Bob (Obie) OBERHOLTZER

bobie1935@gmail.com

519-884-7620

August 19 2022
Jen VASIC

jenvasic2022.ca 

jenvasic2022@gmail.com 

519-504-5831

May 2 2022

Ward 6 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Jonathan CASSELS

www.jcassels.ca

jcassels.waterloo@gmail.com

August 16 2022
Karen FISCHER

www.fischer4ward6.ca

karenfischer4ward6@icloud.com

226-338-7740

August 8 2022
Mary Lou ROE

marylouroe.ca

vote4marylou@gmail.com

226-752-4211

August 19 2022
Matthew Nicholas SCHWARZE

vote.matthewschwarze.ca

matthew@matthewschwarze.ca

July 29 2022

Ward 7 councillor

NameContactFiling date
Bruce POLAN

www.bruce-polan.com

bpolan.for.ward7@gmail.com

July 7 2022
Julie WRIGHT

wrightward7.com

wrightward7@gmail.com

June 29 2022

Region of Waterloo candidates

Voters may vote for:

  • up to 1 candidate for regional chair
  • up to 2 candidates for regional councillor

Regional chair

NameContactFiling date
Brendon John DA COSTA

www.dacostaforkw.com

dacostaforkw@gmail.com

August 17 2022
Karen REDMAN

karen-redman.com

redman4region@gmail.com

519-577-8248

May 16 2022
Narine Dat SOOKRAM

www.narinedatsookram.com

electnarinesookram@gmail.com

519-579-4680

May 2 2022

Regional councillor

NameContactFiling date
James BALL

jamesball.ca

jamesball2022@hotmail.com

519-500-7378

August 19 2022

Jim BOLGER

jimbolger.ca

vote4jimbolger@gmail.com

519-577-6336

August 17 2022

Jim ERB

jimerbwaterloo.ca

info@jimerbwaterloo.ca

519-897-1353

May 9 2022

Mark FISHER

www.markforregionalcouncil.com

markforRC@gmail.com

519-465-6325

August 12 2022

Gord GREAVETTE

gordgreavette.ca

info@gordgreavette.ca 

August 15 2022
Chantal HUININK

chantal4regional.wixsite.com/waterloo

chantal4regional@gmail.com

August 18 2022
Ryan KEATING 519-635-3510 August 19 2022

Peter NEUFELD

peteneufeld.my.canva.site

peteneufeld72@gmail.com

226-749-4819

July 15 2022

John VIETH

vote.johnvieth.ca

vieth4region@selfip.ca

July 15 2022

Cindy WATKIN

www.cindywatkin.com

cindy.s.watkin@gmail.com

519-504-7704

August 18 2022

School board candidates

Voters may only vote for candidates nominated for the school board they support.

For the school board they support, voters may vote for:

  • up to 3 candidates for Waterloo Region District School Board
  • up to 2 candidates for Waterloo Catholic District School Board
  • up to 1 candidate for Conseil Scolaire Viamonde
  • up to 1 candidate for Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir

Trustee, Waterloo Catholic District School Board

NameContactFiling date
Linda CUFF

lindacuff4wcdsbtrustee@gmail.com

519-497-2819

August 5 2022
Nike DATTANI

hpqc.org/nike

nike@hpqc.org

226-789-7977

August 19 2022
Sally FUENTES

sally.fuentesm@gmail.com

August 18 2022
Conrad STANLEY

www.conradstanley.info

voteconradstanley@outlook.com

August 3 2022

Trustee, Waterloo Region District School Board

NameContactFiling date
Cristina BAIROS-FERNANDES

cfernandes.ca

cristina.bf@pm.me

519-571-4942

July 13 2022
Madan DHEER

madan_dheer@outlook.com

519-498-1311

August 18 2022
Alisa MCCLURG

www.ecovoca.com

August 19 2022
Martin MIRT

www.martinmirt.ca

martinmirt2022@gmail.com

519-404-9185

July 12 2022
Scott PIATKOWSKI

www.scottpiatkowski.ca

scott@scottpiatkowski.ca

519-577-2554

May 2 2022
Franklin RAMSOOMAIR

voteforfranklin.wpcomstaging.com

jayfr99@gmail.com

519-500-3198

August 12 2022
George SCHMIDT

georgeschmidt.ca

george@georgeschmidt.ca

519-574-9903

May 30 2022
Marie SNYDER

mariesnyder.ca

marie4trustee@gmail.com

519-578-7981

July 15 2022
Kathleen WOODCOCK

kathleenwoodcock.ca

kathleenwoodcock2022@gmail.com

226-929-3101

August 5 2022 
Wendy WOODHALL

wendywoodhall.com

denhalled@gmail.com

August 15 2022

Membre du Conseil, Conseil Scolaire Viamonde pour représenter la Région de Waterloo et les Comtés de Wellington, Middlesex, Perth et Huron

NameContactFiling date
David O'HARA

davidjrohara@gmail.com

519-222-4161

August 19 2022
Joseph VANDERMEER

joseph.j.vandermeer@gmail.com

August 12 2022

Conseiller/Conseillère, Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir pour représenter la Région de Waterloo et les Comtés de Brant, Haldimand et Norfolk

NameContactFiling date
Dorothée PETIT-PAS

petitpas.dorothee@yahoo.ca

519-865-1354

August 8 2022
Gilles ROY

www.gilles-roy.ca

gilles_j_roy@hotmail.com

August 12 2022
Éric SANDERSON

eric_sanderson2022@outlook.com

July 22 2022

Third party advertisers

NameContactFiling Date
Campaign Life Coalition

clc@campaignlifecoalition.com

416-204-9749

October 19 2022

Certified candidate lists

The official certified lists of candidates for the City of Waterloo 2022 municipal election can be found below.


Candidate debates

Candidate debates being held by community or other organizations can be found below.

More debates will be posted as information becomes available.

Date and TimeLocationPositionInformation
September 28 - 7:00 PM Vista Hills Public School Library

Mayor & Ward 2 Councillor

Register

 

Limited to residents of Vista Hills

September 29 - 7:00 PM Community Room - Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex Regional Councillor Register
October 19 - 7:00 PM Community Room - Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex Mayor & Ward 7 Councillor  

 

For more information contact our elections office at 519-747-8704, TTY 1-866-786-3941 or elections@waterloo.ca.