Erlinda Insigne, President of the Filipino-Canadian Association of Vaughan, supports Councillor Alan Shefman!

"Councillor Shefman has always been a dependable source of support for the Filipino Community. He is always with us at our celebrations and assisting whenever an issue of concern faces us."

"Alan is a great representative for the people of Thornhill."


Pam Taraday-Levy - Ratepayer Activist

Pam Taraday-Levy, a winner of the Civic Hero Award in Ward 5-Thornhill, supports Councillor Alan Shefman!

"For the past four years, I’ve had the opportunity to meet and work with Alan Shefman on many different community issues ranging from proposed high rise developments, park maintenance and storm water flooding, to name a few.  He listens, works for residents to improve our community and he gets results.  He cares about what’s happening in our ward and to our residents.  Alan has my support"


Vernon Hendrickson - Thornhill African Caribbean Canadian Association

Vernon Hendrickson, President of the Thornhill African Caribbean Canadian Association

"From the very inception of TACCA Alan has been a supporter. He not only makes every effort to understand our community needs, he takes action to support our efforts.

It has been my honour to present Alan with a Special Award by the Association to recognize his past and continuing efforts on our behalf"


Dominic Lee - Founder and President, First Chinese Senior Association of Vaughan

Dominic Lee, the Founder and President First Chinese Senior Association of Vaughan, supports Councillor Alan Shefman in Thornhill!

"As a founder and president of Vaughan's Chinese Seniors community association, I fully support Alan Shefman in his re-election efforts.

Alan is a strong advocate of the efforts by the city to support seniors. His plan to investigate new forms of assistance to help seniors stay in their homes is an important initiative."


Bob Bak, President of the Korean-Canadian Alliance

Bob Bak, the President of the Korean-Canadian Alliance, supports Councillor Alan Shefman in Thornhill!

"Alan is a leader for diversity in our city. He shows his leadership by listening carefully and then taking direct action to find solutions to whatever the issue. He approaches people with respect and always has the best interest of the community in mind."


Bryan Keshen - CEO of Reena

Bryan Keshen, CEO of Reena

What Bryan Keshen, the CEO of Reena has to say about Alan's leadership for Thornhill:

"I have known Alan throughout the years as a strong supporter for the work that we do at Reena. Whenever we have needed an advocate at City Hall for Reena and for people with disabilities, Alan has been there. There is no question that his efforts on behalf of Reena, enhances our ability to continue to provide services to people with developmental disabilities."


Andrew Wiggins - NBA Star

Andrew Wiggins supports Councillor Alan Shefman

Andrew Wiggins may play for the Minnesota Timberwolves NBA team, but his hometown is the Glen Shields area of Vaughan. He played his high school basketbal at Vaughan Secondary. It's great to see young leaders like Andrew working to improve our community. I had a great chat with Andrew in September at a local coffee shop, and am proud to have his support for my re-election as your Ward 5 Councillor!