For the past year as Manager of Cultural Development and Community Services for the City of Port Coquitlam, Carrie Nimmo has led the Arts and Culture, Volunteer Services, and Civic Event teams. She managed the City’s community funding and cultural facilities and has produced Celebrate Canada 150 with us! Festival of Nature, Art and Music and facilitates the Cultural Roundtable.
Prior to her work with the City of Port Coquitlam, Carrie was the Coordinator of Cultural Programming for CMHC-Granville Island. Carrie managed the Cultural Partner Funding Program, public spaces and cultural programming as well as produced high profile festivals.
As a trained dancer, Carrie has created and produced dance works, site specific theatre, and cultural festivals for over thirty years. She was the Artistic and Managing Director of Vancouver based stilt theater company Mortal Coil.