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Education

  • Bachelor of Education, University of Saskatchewan, 1964
  • High School Matriculation, Nutana Collegiate, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1960

Employment History

  • City Councillor, Ward 9, 1998-present
  • Edmonton Public School Board, 1969-1998
  • Harry Ainlay High School
  • Held various teaching positions including Head of Physical Education, Coordinator of Athletics and Basketball Coordinator
  • Edmonton Public School Board, 1964-1969
  • Instructor at Strathcona Composite High School
  • Edmonton Public School Board, 1964
  • Instructor at Hardisty Junior High School

Extracurricular Leadership

Head coach

  • Strathcona High School, 1964-1969
  • Harry Ainlay Composite High School, 1969-1998 Junior and Senior Boys' and Senior Women's Basketball, Senior Football
  • Many championship teams over the years

Committees

  • Safer Cities, 1998-2001
  • Vice Chair, Donate-A-Ride Committee, 2001-present
  • Executive Committee, 1998-1999 and 2003-2004
  • Transportation & Public Works Committee, 1999-2000, 2001-2002, and Oct. 2004-present
  • Vice Chair, Community Services Committee, 2000-2001 and 2002-2003
  • Alberta Delegate, Regional Conference on Sport, 2000
  • Chair, Council Services Committee, 2001-present
  • Board of Directors, Universiade '83 Foundation, 2001-2003
  • Board of Directors, Northlands, 2001-2007
  • Annexation Committee 2014-present
  • Edmonton 2022 Commonwealth Bid Oversight Committee 2014-present

Honours and Awards

  • CUTA (Canadian Urban Transit Association) Volunteer Advocate Award 2008
  • Inducted into The Alberta Schools Athletic Association Coaches Hall of Fame, May 14, 2010
  • University of Alberta, R. G. Glassford Award for Contribution to U of A Athletics, 1995
  • Nominee, Edmonton Public Schools Award of Merit, 1995 and 1996
  • Football Alberta's Urban Coach of the Year Award, 1976, 1986, 1994
  • Edmonton Sports Reporters' Award of Merit, 1992
  • Alberta Basketball Association, Coaching Excellence Award, 1989 and 1996
  • Government of Canada "Celebration '88" Certificate of Merit, 1988
  • Canadian Association of Health, Physical Education and Recreation Service Award, 1984
  • CFRN 1996 Award of Excellence in Sport
  • Football Alberta, Lifetime Membership Award, 1996
  • Basketball Alberta, 1998 Sport Builder Award
  • 2009 Honourable Mention for the Lieutenant Governor's Leadership for Active Communities Award

Accomplishments

  • Developed Strathcona Composite High School's Intramural Council
  • Created the concept of Harry Ainlay's Tri-Province Basketball Tournament (Edmonton's longest-running high school interprovincial basketball tournament), Tournament Director, 1974, 1997 and 1998
  • Created the concept of Harry Ainlay's Good News Gazette, an effective method of spreading positive student accomplishments throughout the school and community
  • Senior Football - seven City Championships in 16 appearances in 28 years - Provincial Champions 1985 and 1987
  • Senior Boys' Basketball - City Championship, 1979
  • Edmonton CAHPER Pre-Season Basketball Tournament Champions, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1986
  • Senior Women's Basketball - seven consecutive City Championships, 1992-1998
  • Senior Women's Basketball - Provincial Champions 1994 and 1995
  • Edmonton High School Basketball - Coach, South All-City Team, 10 years

Professional Development, Memberships and Community Service

  • Member, Association of Youth Basketball Clubs Special Advisory Committee, 2002-present
  • Member, original Greenfield Community League Executive
  • Clinic Presenter, numerous community league, city and provincial basketball clinics
  • Writer, Alberta Basketball Association's first skill development pamphlets
  • Member, Alberta Teachers' Association
  • Member, Alberta Basketball Coaches Association
  • Member, Alberta Football Coaches' Association
  • Member, Edmonton Sport Council
  • Facility Director, Universiade Pavilion, Basketball Site, World Student Games, 1983
  • Television Commentator, numerous high school, college and university men's and women's basketball games - QCTV Cable
  • Coordinator, U of A Panda-Hoopfest Basketball Tournament, 1997

For More Information

Councillor Bryan Anderson

2nd Floor City Hall
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, AB T5J 2R7

Online Send a message to Councillor Anderson

 

Telephone 780-496-8130
Fax 780-496-8113
Email bryan.anderson@edmonton.ca

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