Kevin Quinlan served ten years in the Office of the Mayor at the City of Vancouver, including as Chief of Staff for Mayor Gregor Robertson from 2016-2018. As Chief of Staff, he was involved in the introduction of North America's first empty homes tax; the Renewable City Strategy, which outlines how Vancouver will transition off off fossil fuels by 2050; and securing the financial and policy support enabling the Broadway Subway. He has a keen interest in affordable housing, infrastructure, and environmental public policy. Kevin has a BA in Political Science from the University of British Columbia and a Master's of Urban Studies from Simon Fraser University. He can be reached by email at [email protected]