Brian Bigger, Director
Brian Bigger is proudly serving in his second term as the Mayor of Greater Sudbury having first been elected in 2014 and again in 2018.
Brian was born and raised in Greater Sudbury and graduated from both Cambrian College and Laurentian University. Brian went on to earn his Chartered Professional Accountant designation in Ontario.
Prior to serving as Mayor, Brian worked in a number of capacities nationally in the private sector and municipal sector including his role as the City of Greater Sudbury’s 1st Auditor General.
As Mayor, Brian is focused on delivering on a number of fronts including finding new ways to encourage job creating growth, investment and development in the community. He believes that Greater Sudbury is well positioned as a regional economic cluster in areas like mining, healthcare and education to leverage future growth while being an attractive community for a highly skilled and culturally diverse workforce.
In addition to strengthening the economy, Brian is focused on investing in much needed infrastructure like roads while implementing new methods, techniques and materials. Brian remains dedicated to advocating for revitalizing public transit and active transportation systems, funding for affordable housing, community safety and recreation options accessible to the whole community.
Brian is actively engaged in the community and is a member of numerous boards of directors including the Sudbury Food Bank, Greater Sudbury Development Corporation and the Sudbury Housing Corporation. As Mayor, Brian is also proud to continue to represent Greater Sudbury on the boards of FONOM, NOLUM and Ontario’s Big City Mayors (LUMCO).
Mayor Bigger and his wife Lori have two children and are proud grandparents of three little boys.