Chris Rickett is a proud public servant and civic innovator with a keen interest in urban planning, economic development, technology, municipal infrastructure, and political economy.

His past vocations include municipal councillor, economic development professional, environmental planner, eco-business zone creator, publisher, magician, punk rock concert promoter, taxi driver, and community rabble-rouser.

Professional Background

From being a city councillor and a publisher, to a small business owner and public servant, Chris' professional background is diverse and well respected.


During his professional career Chris has worked on a range of high-profile projects and programs that illustrate a diversity of interests and the ability to adapt to new challenges.


A writer at heart, read non-fiction and fictional musings that have been published by Chris.

To make the world a better place, you first have to make your neighbourhood a better place.