Nomination Date: 16/04/2019
Tina Bains grew up in India and immigrated to Canada in 1988. She lived in Montreal, Quebec for two years before moving to BC with her young son and has been a long time resident of Surrey. Tina has a Master’s Degree in world History and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science.
Tina’s career with the Government of British Columbia spans a period of over 20 years. She is currently providing advice to the province on Economic Immigration, and has held positions in the past that focus on business and economic development.
Tina is an active member of the Indo-Canadian community and has been a coordinator of a South Asian Women’s Centre. She has worked for other non-profit community organizations providing settlement and integration services to new Canadians.
Tina believes that this election is about balancing the budget, keeping taxes low, protecting Canada’s national security, and restoring Canada’s position on the world stage.