Regional Council

Regional Council 2015 - 2018 at November 4 2015

Regional Council Members 2015-2018

(Back row, left to right) Councillors Joe Nowak, Doug Craig, Dave Jaworsky, Sandy Shantz, Sean Strickland, Karl Kiefer, Helen Jowett, Geoff Lorentz, Elizabeth Clarke

(Front row, left to right) Councillors Jane Mitchell, Berry Vrbanovic, Sue Foxton, Regional Chair Ken Seiling, Councillors Tom Galloway, Karen Redman, Les Armstrong  

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About Regional Council

Regional Council is composed of the Regional Chair, eight directly elected Regional Councillors, and the mayors of the seven local municipalities - the Cities of Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo and the Townships of North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.

Members of Regional Council serve a four-year term. The Regional Chair is elected by all eligible voters throughout the Region of Waterloo. Eligible voters in the City of Kitchener elect four Regional Councillors, two Regional Councillors are elected by eligible voters in the City of Cambridge, and two Regional Councillors are elected by eligible voters in the City of Waterloo.

Have an idea or concern you wish to share with Regional Council - Email all Members of Council.

Who is my Councillor?

Head of Regional Council

Ken Seiling, Regional Chair

City of Cambridge

Doug Craig

Karl Kiefer

Helen Jowett

City of Kitchener

Berry Vrbanovic

Tom Galloway

Karen Redman

Geoff Lorentz

Elizabeth Clarke


City of Waterloo

Dave Jaworsky

Jane Mitchell

Sean Strickland

Township of North Dumfries

Sue Foxton

Township of Wellesley

Joe Nowak

Township of Wilmot

Les Armstrong

Township of Woolwich

Sandy Shantz

In Memoriam - Wayne Wettlaufer

Councillor Wayne Wettlaufer was elected Regional Councillor for Kitchener and served from December 1, 2015 until his death on June 21, 2015

Councillor Wayne Wettlaufer was elected Regional Councillor for Kitchener on October 27, 2014 and served until his death on June 21, 2015.

Invitations, Certificates, Lapel Pins & Other Requests

To invite the Regional Chair and/or Members of Council to your event, meeting or other function, or to request a speech or presentation to a group, click to view details.

To request Regional pins or a congratulatory certificate for a special birthday, anniversary or event, click to view details.

Council and Committee Meetings

Want to know when Council and Committees meet? Here is the  2017 Schedule of Council and Committee Meetings. 

To find out what issues are currently being considered by Council and its Committees, go to the Agendas and Minutes page.