A new city councillor was elected to represent Ward 8. Newcomer Sarina Gersher defeated Evan Drisner on Wednesday. The ward was left vacant when former councillor Eric Olauson won the Saskatoon-University riding in the Saskatchewan general election in April.
Occupation: Building material division manager
Quick Hit: Over the past 14 years, Evan Drisner has concentrated on building positive and meaningful relationships in Saskatoon’s business and non-profit communities. He said he is prepared to lobby for the issues that matter most to Ward 8 residents and advocate for strategies that will keep the city strong.
Occupation: Geographic information system analyst
Quick Hit: Sarina Gersher said she understands the importance of building strong communities for all generations. The Ward 8 resident is also a founding member of Bus Riders of Saskatoon.