Colleen was elected Regional Councillor for Ajax Wards 3 & 4 in 2003 and re-elected in 2006, 2010 & 2014.  She also sits on local Council.

From 1997 and 2000, Jordan served as local Ward 3 Councillor in Ajax.  Colleen was a trustee with Durham's public school board between 1991 and 1997.

Until her election, she was the successful Executive Director of the Community Development Council of Durham (formerly Social Development Council of Ajax-Pickering), an important non profit social service agency which lends support to immigrant settlement, child nutrition, affordable housing and other agencies throughout Durham Region.

Colleen holds a Bachelor of Arts (Sociology major) from the University of Toronto.

Her private business experience includes a position as a Research Officer and Foreign Exchange Trader with the International Banking Centre of the Royal Bank in Montreal and Toronto.

Jordan’s four children, Tracy, Bobby, Jenny and Jackie were all raised in Ajax and graduated from Ajax schools. They are now all employed after graduating from Durham College, UOIT, U of T and Carleton University. Colleen enjoys spending her free time with her eight grandchildren.

Colleen lives in South Ajax.

About Colleen

Committee Appointments

As a Regional Councillor, Colleen sits on Ajax Council, as well as representing Ajax Wards 3 and 4 residents at Durham Regional Council.  Colleen has also been appointed to serve on the following committees.

Town of Ajax

Diversity and Community Engagement Committee

Ajax Bomb Girls Committee (Colleen serves as Chairperson)

Regional Municipality of Durham

Works Committee

Toronto Region Conservation Authority

Fair Representation Committee

Toronto Region Conservation Authority

Executive Committee

Budget Advisory Board

Accommodation Committee