Results, Ridings and Candidates
|Party||Candidate||Votes||Vote Share (%)||Status|
|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008 5:00 PM EST||249/249 polls|
|LIB||Anne Park Shannon||10,006||
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Party: Christian Heritage Party
Birthdate: Dec. 6, 1962
Education: B.Sc. from the University of New Brunswick, medical degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Leigh Anne
Children: Two (twins)
Career Background: Served seven years in the Canadian navy and six more in the reserves as a general duty medical officer. Remains in the supplementary holding reserve. Currently works for the Vancouver Island Health Authority in obstetrics and gynecology
Party: Conservative Party of Canada
Profession: Police officer
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Carol
Career Background: Has been a police officer for 24 years, serving Victoria and Central Saanich. Previously worked as a conservation officer.
Party: Green Party of Canada
Birthplace: Smithers, B.C.
Education: BA in philosophy and psychology at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan.
Career Background: Held two research internships at the Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute in Toronto, studying the neuro-physiology of memory formation.
Campaign Office: 250-590-4537
Anne Park Shannon
Party: Liberal Party of Canada
Education: Bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Calgary
Profession: Public servant, consultant, administrator
Career Background: More than 30 years experience at the national level in the fields of economy and trade, the environment, human rights and federal-provincial relations. Has served in such roles as assistant deputy minister, economic development policy, Finance Canada; consultant to the Conference Board of Canada; economic and financial counsellor at the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo; head of the Canadian delegation to the United Nations Human Rights Commission in Geneva and negotiator on Canada-United States environmental issues.
Party: New Democratic Party of Canada
Year of Birth: 1945
Birthplace: St. Boniface, Man.
Education: Earned an MA from the University of British Columbia in 1974 and a master of education degree from the University of Grenoble, France, in 1987.
Career Background: Adult educator with the federal government and a community college.
Community Activities: Founder of the Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition, spent three years on the Provincial Capital Commission Board.
Municipal: Councillor, City of Victoria, 1999-2005.
Federal: Elected in Victoria in 2006.
Committee: Member of the Library of Parliament Committee.
Caucus: Member of the New Democratic Party of Canada Caucus.
|Party||Elected||Leading||Total||Vote Share (%)|
|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008, 5:00 PM EST|
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