Meet Geoff Lorentz


Phone (Office) 519-575-4404 x3413

Geoff Lorentz Web Pic.jpgGeoff Lorentz was re-elected to Regional Council on October 27, 2014 as a Kitchener representative. Geoff is a lifelong resident of Kitchener and served as City Councillor for Forest-Rockway Ward from 1988 to 2010. He had previously served on Waterloo Regional Council from 1991 to 2000 as a City of Kitchener Council appointee.

Geoff was employed by Canada Post and retired recently after 38 years. The former owner of Winexpert Kitchener, Geoff is currently the on-site property manager at the Sunrise Shopping Centre and the owner of a small business.

Between balancing his public service roles and managing the family business, he is also an Honorary Life Director for K-W and area United Way and also volunteers for the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Geoff and Debbie have three adult children and five grandchildren. In his free time, Geoff enjoys travelling, local sports, golfing and reading.

For the 2014-2018 term, Geoff has been appointed by Regional Council to the following Committees, Boards and other organizations:


Standing CommitteeAdvisory Committees/Other Appointments
Administration & FinanceGrand River Conservation Authority
Community Services (Chair)Waterloo Regional Airport Aeronautical Noise Management Committee
Planning & Works Active Transportation Master Plan Project Team
Budget CommitteeActive Transportation Advisory Committee
Audit Committee

 Oktoberfest Advisory Committee

Licensing and Hearings Committee 

Economic Development & Promotion Committee


 Victoria Transit Hub Steering Committee


Rapid Transit Steering Committee


Kitchener Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades