A local entrepreneur and leader in Kelowna’s business community, Vern Nielsen is actively leading the way in our high-technology sector.
Having maintained a residence in the Okanagan for the past 22 years, Mr. Nielsen is intimately familiar with our growing community. He will actively pursue innovative ideas to help shape his community, ever maintaining and improving the quality of life in the Okanagan.
Mr. Nielsen is committed to providing a fresh, practical approach to shaping community development. From proposing a federally sponsored healthy aging facility, to continually working on affordable living for seniors, to increasing public safety, to providing excellent health care.
He is dedicated and involved father and an active outdoorsman and avid skiing enthusiast. He holds a post-graduate diploma from the University of British Columbia.