Director, Development Management
Lilian Kan has over a decade of experience in residential and commercial land acquisition and development, government relations, project financing, and construction. She has experience with a wide range of property types, including residential, commercial, industrial, and transit-oriented mixed-use projects, including high-rise concrete sites with over 700,000sf (900+ units) in the City of Surrey. She has managed municipal permit approvals and overseen the construction of multiple sites in the Tri-Cities and Fraser Valley area for low-rises, townhomes, and single-family homes. Lilian is a Registered Professional Planner (RPP) and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and an Urban Design Certificate from Simon Fraser University (SFU).
The Co-Chair of Women Leadership Initiative (WLI) with Urban Land Institute BC and a committee member of Women of Urban Development Institute (UDI), Lilian also actively volunteers with many local organizations in Metro Vancouver. She currently serves on the Board of Directors with the Entre Nous Femmes (ENF) Housing Society, a non-profit organization that provides safe and affordable rental homes in the City of Vancouver, and the Crossroad Hospice Society, a non-profit organization that provides compassionate care to people with life-limiting illnesses and their families. In her leadership role at Colliers, Lilian oversees a variety of feasibility, design/approvals, and construction projects.
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Simon Fraser University.
Memberships & Involvements
Registered Professional Planner (RPP)
Urban Land Institute (ULI)
Urban Development Institute (UDI)