, British Columbia , Canada
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|Info||Born in India, Jagrup Brar moved to Canada to study at the University of Manitoba where he earned a Master's degree in Public Administration. Jagrup moved to British Columbia from Winnipeg ten years ago. Since then, Jagrup and his family have put down strong roots in Surrey. |
An involved member of his community, Jagrup is a dedicated local volunteer, and has taken time to help a variety of local organizations providing services to young people, seniors, and new Canadians.
For over a decade, Jagrup worked in the public and non-profit private sector, assisting professionals with career development and working with employers to develop strategies to recruit a highly-skilled, multicultural workforce. As the Executive Director of the Surrey Self Employment and Entrepreneur Development Society (SEEDS), Jagrup trained new entrepreneurs to develop and launch successful small business ventures.
In October 2004, Jagrup Brar was elected in a by-election in Surrey-Panorama Ridge. He serves as the Opposition critic for Transportation, Solicitor General, Small Business and Economic Development, and Human Resources.
Committed to his community, Jagrup is in touch with the issues that matter. Issues like ensuring that our neighbourhoods are safe; that public health care is there when we need it; and that our children get the best education and job opportunities.
Jagrup is married and lives in Surrey with his wife Rajwant, and their daughter.