Rebecca Escobar

Council President
Rebecca Escobar


  • A community advocate and proud parent with over 20 years of experience solving tough issues to improve the quality of life of New Brunswick residents.
  • Coordinates and directs programs for New Brunswick’s youth to teach life-skills that will help steer them toward positive choices and activities.
  • A leader in protecting tenant’s rights, expanding access to health care and wellness education and preventing domestic violence.
  • A leader in improving public safety through community partnerships.
  • Continues to be a champion for change and a strong voice for the people of New Brunswick on City Council.


Elected to full, 4-year term to the New Brunswick City Council in 2010.

Served as Vice President 2011-2012.

Served as Council President 2013-2014.