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Stephen brings to the DAPC and the Calgary – Skyview (Northeast) constituency strong leadership and communication skills, and a strong commitment to Parliamentary Democracy and the importance of truly serving the constituency. As anyone who knows Stephen, he is action and supports justice and fairness equally for all people, and he will stand up for important issues when no one else is.
Stephen has worked for 17 years in democracy, in which authored books on democracy and founded and directed the Foundation for Democratic Advancement (FDA). In addition, Stephen has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of British Columbia and Master degree in Environment and Development from the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom). Further, Stephen has traveled throughout many parts of South Asia including countries such as India and Pakistan. Through his education and interests, he has cultivated deep appreciation of these culturally diverse countries and people.