Kiersten grew up in Maple Ridge and attended Thornhill, Albion Elementary, and Maple Ridge Secondary before graduating at Samuel Robertson Technical. Duncan is a full time Geography student at the University of the Fraser Valley with a focus in environmental science and urban development. Supporting courses include communications and political science.
She works as a lifeguard and outdoor guide and is currently fulfilling her practicum to become a first aid instructor. Kiersten has a wide range of teaching experience from children to adults, clients with special needs, disabilities, and girls with eating disorders.
This is Kiersten’s second time running for Maple Ridge Council. As a passionate environmentalist Duncan advocates for sustainable, long term development that will keep taxes low by cutting extra costs. She is involved in the community as a volunteer and safety coordinator as well as a member on numerous boards. Kiersten has attended planning, development, and council meetings both locally and regionally to represent her community.