Stan Petersen

what you should know about stan

Community Involvement

  • Board member of the Abbotsford Youth Commission (Past President)
  • Co-Sport Director 55+ BC Games to be hosted in Abbotsford August 2023
  • Vice-President of the 2016 BC Summer Games
  • Committees
    • Abbotsford Police city basketball tournament
    • BC High School wrestling championships
  • Director on Clearbrook Kiwanis Club
  • Coached in school and baseball and basketball in community
  • Served as Vice president Abbotsford Minor Hockey
  • Game Director grade 8 and senior BC Provincial Basketball Championships
  • Worked with the Special Olympics and the Disability Games hosted in Abbotsford
  • On the Education Committee for Heart to Heart Haiti since 2008
  • Regular trips to Haiti to provide school supplies and teacher training


  • My family
  • Education
  • Basketball
    • I play in the Abbotsford Masters Basketball League and competed in the last four World Seniors Games
  • Tennis, golf and most other sports
  • Theatre and live music
  • Travel
  • Reading
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In Newfoundland at the Terry Fox Memorial where Terry started his across Canada marathon. We are honoured to have an Abbotsford elementary school named after this Canadian hero.

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Boxing School supplies for our Heart to Heart School in Haiti.

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Serving breakfast as a Clearbrook Kiwanis member.

why vote for stan?

  • I have been an Abbotsford School Board Trustee for the last three terms
  • I have been the Board Chair for the last four years
  • I have a Doctorate in Educational Leadership
  • I am a long time Abbotsford resident
  • My three children graduated from the Abbotsford District
  • Three of my grandchildren attend Abbotsford District schools
  • I am committed to our community and to the education of Abbotsford’s students
  • I know our clients ... parents and students
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The Petersen Family…. I am a lucky man!

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Remembrance Day is an important day for our family. At the Abbotsford Cenotaph honouring Grandpa Roy.

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It has been a privilege to work with Heart to Heart Haiti since 2008.

contact stan

Community involvement is significant, consistent participation in activities that support and improve social wellbeing. Community involvement examples include engaging with, volunteering for or donating to local schools, neighbourhood associations, government, and/or nonprofit organizations.



Cell: 778 878-3613

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