Shelby Ch’ng is currently serving her third term on City Council as an At-Large Councillor, having first been elected in 2014 to the Northwood Ward for two terms. She holds an HBA in Political Science from Lakehead University. She is an advocate for quality infrastructure, community engagement and communication, urban density and attracting and retaining a young workforce to our city.  She is an active member of council and sits on many boards and committees.  


  • Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce
  • Thunder Pride

Current boards and committees (Council 2022 - 2026)

  • Audit Committee     
  • Elders Advisory Committee
  • Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
  • Thunder Bay Police Services Board

Past boards and committees (Council 2014 - 2022)

  • Member - Thunder Bay Police Services Board
  • Chair - 50th Anniversary Steering Committee
  • Board Member – Northern Ontario Municipal Association
  • Member – Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
  • Chair – Community Services
  • Chair – Community Communications Committee
  • Board Member – Thunder Bay District Social Services Administration Board
  • Audit Committee
  • Board Member – Community Economic Development Commission
  • Vice Chair – Planning
  • Crime Prevention Council Committee
  • South Core Safety Task Force
  • Age Friendly Steering Committee
  • Recreation and Facilities Master Plan Steering Committee


Chair, Community Services Session: Councillor Shelby Ch'ng


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Shelby Ch'ng


Cell: (807) 708-1983

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