Dean Murdock

Councillor Dean MurdockPhone: 250-889-0242

Personal Information:

  • Born in Richmond, BC
  • Saanich resident since 1993
  • Father of two children, Caelum and Avery
  • Program Manager, BC Ministry of Health
  • Guitar player, cyclist and coffee lover
  • Elected in 2008; re-elected 2011 and 2014


  • Attended Royal Oak Middle School and Claremont Secondary
  • University of Victoria, BA and MA

Saanich Council Appointments:

  • Chair, Parks, Trails & Recreation Advisory Committee
  • Council Liaison, Saanich Youth Council
  • Council Liaison, Climate Action Inter-Municipal Steering Committee
  • Member, Personnel Standing Committee

Capital Regional District Appointments:

  • Director, CRD Board
  • Director, CRD Hospital Board
  • Director, Transportation
  • Director, Environmental Services Committee
  • Director, Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee
  • Director, Integrated Resource Management Advisory Committee
  • Commissioner, Regional Water Supply Commission

Other Appointments

  • Trustee, Greater Victoria Public Library Board
  • Chair, Greater Victoria Public Library Finance Committee

Past Service:

  • Chair, Healthy Saanich Advisory Committee
  • Chair, Environment & Natural Areas Committee
  • Co-Chair, Administrative Traffic Committee
  • Liaison, Peninsula Agricultural Commission
  • Commissioner, Provincial Capital Commission
  • Chair, Sierra Club Victoria
  • Vice President, Quadra Cedar Hill Community Association
  • Vice Chair, Saanich Community Association Network
  • Vice President, Saanich Greenbelt Association