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Jillian Merrick

City Councillor and Business Coach in Prince George Canada

I love taking on new challenges, especially when they involve bringing people together. I'm very honoured to be a part of the organizing team for PechaKucha Nights in Prince George.

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Keep it Light Enough to Travel

BY JILLIAN MERRICK
@ VOL 1 ON FEB 18, 2014

Prince George is an industry town, filled with long, cold winters and really big trucks. So what would it be like to live car-free in Prince George? Dropping all her baggage, Jillian Merrick shares her experience with car-free living in the city and surprising discoveries that make being a pedestrian a bold and beautiful step. 

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DIY Politics

BY JILLIAN MERRICK
@ VOL 5 ON SEP 15, 2015

In 2014, Jillian Merrick took a run at public office in the local municpal  elections. Never a fan of traditional elections camapigns, she had to come up with creative ways of particpating in the process without compromising her values. She shares some of the crafty and creative ways she's subverted the typically trappings of a political campaign, and on how craft, art and design continue to influence her work on City Council after her successful election.

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PAST VOL 5

Prince George @ Two Rivers Gallery
Sep 15, 2015

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PAST VOL 1

Prince George @ The Copper Pig BBQ House
Feb 18, 2014