Nira Dookeran


Nira Dookeran is a high school teacher, mother, and home-owner who is active in her community and church. She was the Green candidate in Ottawa-Vanier in 2015. Nira has lived in Manor Park and taught at Rideau High School. She understands the diversity of Ottawa-Vanier, its richness, and its challenges.
Nira naturally connects with people to inspire engagement and enthusiasm. She’s a skilled facilitator with excellent listening skills. Her life experiences and values represent our community well.