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Kennedy Stewart
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40th Mayor of Vancouver
Assumed office
November 5, 2018
Preceded by Gregor Robertson
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Burnaby South
In office
October 19, 2015 – September 14, 2018
Preceded by Riding established
Succeeded by Jagmeet Singh
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Burnaby—Douglas
In office
May 2, 2011 – October 19, 2015
Preceded by Bill Siksay
Succeeded by Riding dissolved
NDP Science Critic
In office
June 19, 2012 – September 14, 2018
Preceded by Hélène LeBlanc
Succeeded by TBD
NDP BC Caucus Chair
In office
December 9, 2015 – September 14, 2018
Preceded by Murray Rankin
Succeeded by TBD
Personal details
Born
Edward Charles Kennedy Stewart

November 8, 1966 (1966-11-08) (age 53)
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Political party Independent
Other political
affiliations
New Democratic
Spouse(s) Jeanette Ashe
Residence Vancouver, British Columbia
Alma mater
Profession
  • Politician
  • academic

Edward Charles Kennedy Stewart (born November 8, 1966) is a Canadian politician and academic. He was the 40th and current mayor of Vancouver since 2018. He was the member of Parliament (MP) for the riding of Burnaby—Douglas (2011–2015) and Burnaby South (2015–2018). He was in the House of Commons as a member of the New Democratic Party (NDP) caucus.

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