Brady Yano

2022 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Engineering, MUP, Urban Planning

Simon Fraser University (BA’16)

Victoria, BC

Brady is the senior advisor to BC’s Minister of Municipal Affairs and has worked in policy and politics for four years. 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 has served as regional representative on the provincial government executive in BC and supports 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 will enter 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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