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Meet Sean

About Sean

Sean has two daughters, and lives in the Ward 4 community of Edgemont with his partner.

Sean Chu arrived to Calgary from Taiwan in 1985 speaking not a word of English, and within 7 years he was a sworn officer with the Calgary Police Service. From that point on Sean worked with the Calgary Police Service as on Officer for 21 years in a number of roles.

Sean took an extensive role in contributing to his community by working with many boards, and associations in an effort to be a bridge-builder for the many groups, such as: Being a member of Wildrose Lions Club; Member of the Sien Lok Society; Advisor to the Calgary Chinese Merchant Association; Director of the Federation of Calgary Communities; Director for the Foundations for the Future Charter Academy; and has been on a number of Federal Political Boards.

Sean was elected for the first time in 2013 as the Councillor for Ward 4, re-elected in 2017, and in 2021.


Sean Chu was elected to his first term as Councillor – Ward 4 on October 21, 2013.

Prior to being elected to City Council Sean was a member of the Calgary Police Service for 21 years.

Sean has served as the past director of the Federation of Calgary Communities, sat as a member of both the Wildrose Lion’s Club and the Sien Lok Society, served as an advisor to the Calgary Chinese Merchant Association and currently volunteers for various not-for-profit organizations and sits on the Calgary Centre-North constituency board. His contribution to community initiatives has been recognized with both the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and the Alberta Centennial Medal.


Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal

The Alberta Centennial Medal

Calgary Police Service Distinguished Service Medal

Calgary Police – 20 years Service Medal

Ward 4 Communities

Edgemont – @EdgemontCA

Dalhousie – @dcayyc

Brentwood – @Brentwoodyyc

Charleswood – @Triwoodc

Collingwood – @Triwoodc

Cambrian Heights – @CambrianParks

Rosemont – @Rosemontyyc

Highwood – Highwood Community

Highland Park – @HighlandPkCA

North Haven – @Northhavenyyc

Winston Heights – @Winstonheights

Thorncliffe Greenview – @TCGACalgary

Huntington – @Huntingtonycc

Beddington Heights – @BeddingtonCA

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“I have been the voice of Ward 4 since 2013 and will continue to be a strong voice for our Ward at City Hall. This Council has tough decisions to make, and ones that will re-shape our great City for the next generation. I will be a steady voice of common sense for the next four years.”

Sean ChuWard 4 City Councillor

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