Richard Demkiw

Previous Education: BA Political Science –University of British Columbia, Okanagan, BC, Canada

Hometown: White Rock, British Columbia Canada

Current Program: MA Urban Studies, Simon Fraser University

Supervisor: Tiffany Muller Mydahl

Research Interests: Richard’s key interests are urban ethnographies; urban design; land-use planning and policy; urban economic development. 

Current Work: Currently Richard works as the Fraser Valley Coordinator at the Urban Development Institute Pacific Region (UDI). At UDI, he focuses his efforts on policy development, research, advocacy, education, and professional development.

When not studying, Richard enjoys cycling around the seawall.