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, and re-elected in 2017. Sean has two daughters, Jasmine and Sienna. Sean lives in the Ward 4 community of Edgemont.