Michael Fougere was elected as Mayor of Regina on October 24, 2012 after serving for five terms on City Council representing the residents of Ward 4 in southeast Regina. His experience in civic politics has given him a solid understanding of the community and a sense of what needs to be done to continue the growth and improvement of our City.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from St. Francis Xavier University and a Masters of Science degree from the London School of Economics. Michael has lived and worked in several provinces, Asia and Europe, focussing on economic development.
Michael is a strategic thinker and a leader who is not afraid to roll up his sleeves and take the initiative to make sure the work gets done and done well.
Mayor Fougere's priorities include housing, infrastructure, regional economic development and the advancement of the Regina Revitalization Initiative.