Brady Yano

2022 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Engineering, MUP, Urban Planning

Simon Fraser University (BA’16)

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Brady worked in policy and politics for four years, including as senior advisor to BC’s Minister of Municipal Affairs. As an outreach manager for a provincial government caucus during the first year of the pandemic, he spearheaded a new direct mail campaign connecting constituents with their elected representatives. He served as regional representative for a provincial political party and supported the governance and strategic direction of CityStudio Vancouver as a board member. Brady graduated from Simon Fraser University (SFU) in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. While attending SFU, he served as vice-president of the student union. He entered the Master of Urban Planning program at McGill.

“This is an opportunity to take my leadership skills to the next level by learning from colleagues from all disciplines and explore how we can collectively solve 21st century problems.”
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