Paul Mochrie

City manager
City of Vancouver

Paul Mochrie was appointed as city manager in April 2021 after serving as acting city manager since January 2021. He previously held the position of deputy city manager and provided oversight for a portfolio of direct service and corporate support departments, including Vancouver fire and rescue services; development, buildings and licensing; arts, culture, and community services; technology services; and human resources.

BIGGEST LESSON: “Our lives and careers are defined by our personal relations and interactions; don’t let them come second.” FAVOURITE SPORTS TEAM: “Vancouver Canadians. The score is not particularly important; I love spending an evening at the ballpark.” LAST MEAL: “Low-key. Probably a grilled cheese sandwich, a salad and gelato.”