Shelley Carroll was first elected in 2000 to the Toronto District School Board where she served as Trustee for 3 years, including a stint as Chair of the Board. In 2003, Shelley was elected City Councillor for Ward 33. During her 15 years as Councillor, Shelley put her financial background to use as Chair of the Budget Committee during the global financial crisis and as the inaugural Chair of the Toronto Film Board. More recently, Shelley served on the Toronto Police Services Board and the Toronto Transit Commission.
As Councillor for Ward 33, Shelley introduced the Basement Flooding Mitigation Program, negotiated over 500 affordable housing spaces, delivered renovations to community centres and implemented Toronto’s first-ever Participatory Budgeting process.
(Information provided by Councillor)