Cheryl Fort

Candidate

Algoma-Manitoulin

Cheryl Fort was first elected in 2016 as town Councillor and was elected as Mayor of the Township of Hornepayne in 2018, becoming the second female Indigenous Mayor to be elected in Ontario. Cheryl is also a Locomotive engineer for the Canadian National Railway and serves as a Northern Zone Director for the Ontario Good […]

Charmaine Williams

Candidate

Brampton Centre

In 2018, Williams became the first black woman elected to Brampton City Council. If elected as the representative in Government for Brampton Centre, she will focus her efforts on making our streets safer, ensuring that families have access to social and recreational services that they need and want, and advocating for an integrated transportation plan […]

Hardeep Grewal

Candidate

Brampton East

Hardeep has been an active community member within Brampton over the last decade, including working with the Guru Gobind Singh Children Foundation and C-SASIL (Canadian South Asians Supporting Independent Living). His involvement in provincial politics started at the age of 18, being elected as one of the youngest local riding presidents in the party’s history […]

Graham McGregor

Candidate

Brampton North

A passionate advocate and community organizer, Graham was born and raised in Brampton. His work with former Member of Parliament for Brampton-Springdale Parm Gill and Member of Provincial Parliament for Brampton West Amarjot Sandhu instilled in him a deep appreciation for public service. It was this motivation that has guided his career through various roles and responsibilities […]

Brian Riddell

Candidate

Cambridge

Brian Riddell is a professor at Conestoga College and has over 20 years of experience in the private sector, holding multiple management roles in sales, marketing, and business development. Brian is a sitting member of Cambridge’s Art’s and Culture Board and has been an active volunteer in various community organizations. He has a passion for […]

Trevor Jones

Candidate

Chatham-Kent-Leamington

Trevor Jones is a lifelong resident of Chatham-Kent-Leamington who served his community with distinction for over twenty years. Trevor currently serves as a municipal councillor in Leamington. He previously served as a police officer and worked closely alongside service groups and communities in the agricultural space. Inspired by his unique experiences in law enforcement, his […]

Todd McCarthy

Candidate

Durham

Todd McCarthy is a well-respected and established lawyer in Durham and across Ontario. Todd is the senior partner at Flaherty McCarthy LLP, and also served part-time as a Deputy Judge presiding over Small Claims Court cases at the Durham Region Courthouse, and was President of the Durham Region Law Association. He also served as a […]

Anthony Leardi

Candidate

Essex

Anthony Leardi is a former Deputy-Mayor of Amherstburg and a lawyer with over 20 years of litigation experience. Having lived, worked and invested in Essex all his life, Leardi understands the issues that matter to the region and its residents. He brings a track record of success running for council, first as councillor and subsequently […]

Stéphane Sarrazin

Candidate

Glengarry-Prescott-Russell

Stéphane is currently the Mayor of the Township of Alfred and Plantagenet and the 2021 Warden of the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR), serving on multiple boards and committees. In his capacity as Mayor, Stéphane oversaw projects such as the construction of the new Prescott and Russell Residence and economic development initiatives support […]

Peter McSherry

Candidate

Guelph

Peter is a lawyer and owns his own law firm focusing on matters primarily relating to employment and disability rights. For decades, Peter has been an active community volunteer having served as the Vice Chair of the Guelph Police Services Board, a director of the Rotary Club of Guelph, secretary of Bracelet of Hope, past […]

Fred Bennink

Candidate

Hamilton West–Ancaster–Dundas

Bennink was appointed as Vice Chair of the Hamilton Police Services Board in 2019 and considers public safety to be one of the most important services for a community to uphold. Additionally, he was the owner and president of Zip Signs for 35 years, was an auxiliary officer for Hamilton police and has board and […]

Paul Nguyen

Candidate

Humber River–Black Creek

Paul Nguyen is an award-winning activist and filmmaker from Toronto’s Jane-Finch area. In 2004, he created Jane-Finch.com, to help break the negative stereotypes about the community. Before long, his grassroots project became a national success story. Nguyen is passionate about raising awareness for social justice and human rights issues, receiving recognition for his podcasts and […]

Dwight Monck

Candidate

Kiiwetinoong

Monck brings a track record of success running for council, serving as Mayor of the Township of Pickle Lake since 2018, demonstrating he has what it takes to win. He is also passionate about public service and putting the needs of the community before all else, with a long career in police service, including as […]

Jim Schmidt

Candidate

Kitchener-Centre

Jim is a small business owner and has nearly 20 years of experience as a custodial officer with the Waterloo Region District School Board, Waterloo Catholic School District School Board (WCDSB) and Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board. He completed a certification from Conestoga College in the discipline of Micro Computer Application specializing in AutoCAD, as […]

Jess Dixon

Candidate

Kitchener South—Hespeler

Jess was a prosecutor for both the provincial and federal governments since her call to the bar in 2014, supporting alternative justice initiatives and evidence-based innovation in the practice of criminal law. “I am so honoured to have been nominated as your PC candidate,” said Jess Dixon, “I’m excited to get out there and connect […]

Jerry Pribil

Candidate

London North Centre

Pribil owns and operates the beloved Marienbad Restaurant and Chaucer’s Pub in downtown London. He attributes his strong business acumen to his vast international experience in the hospitality and tourism industry, including as Country Manager of American Express in Europe, General Manager of the Jurys Inn in the United Kingdom, and as President of the […]

Paul Paolatto

Candidate

London West

Paolatto is the Chief Operating Officer at Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, where he oversees a significant enterprise that supports nearly 5,000 health care faculty, researchers, staff, and students. Paul also serves as the Executive Director of Western University’s network of Research Parks, and CEO of Western’s new Additive Design in Surgical […]

Jane Kovarikova

Candidate

London-Fanshawe

Jane Kovarikova is a child welfare advocate and founder of the Child Welfare Policy Action Committee Canada (Child Welfare PAC), a national charity that has been instrumental in creating tuition-free college and university spots for current and former youth-in-care, across London and Ontario.  Jane grew up in foster care and began to live on her […]

Eric Côté

Candidate

Mushkegowuk–James Bay

Côté is the General Manager of Public Works for the Town of Kapuskasing and has served on the Moonbeam town council for the past three years. Thanks in part to these roles, Côté is well-versed in the key issues and opportunities that matter to the region, including jobs, supporting small business, and education. He also […]

Bob Gale

Candidate

Niagara Falls

As a Regional Councillor, Gale lives and breathes the issues that matter to the region and its residents. He is known for fighting for fairness as a past Niagara Parks Commissioner and is credited with saving provincial taxpayers up to $300 million when the lease for the Maid of the Mist was fairly tendered out. […]

Randy Hazlett

Candidate

Nickel Belt

Hazlett has served on the French River Municipal Council for the past three years. Thanks in part to this role, he is well-versed in and understands the issues that matter to the region and its residents, including the importance of creating jobs, fostering long-term economic growth, and supporting businesses. He is also a board member […]

Alex Down

Candidate

Oshawa

Alexandra Down is a lifelong Oshawa resident with a fresh perspective and strong voice in the community. As a public relations and real estate professional, Alex has worked in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors for organizations like General Motors of Canada, City of Oshawa and Durham Region Association of REALTORS®. Her passion for housing, […]

Scott Healey

Candidate

Ottawa Centre

For 40 years, Scott served with the Canadian Armed Forces, including two command tours at sea and a 10-month deployment in Afghanistan. In addition, Scott is assisting in the development of leading-edge technologies while completing his career in the military. Scott is also an active community member, sitting as a Director on the Friends of […]

Patrick Mayangi

Candidate

Ottawa-Vanier

Patrick holds a Master’s Degree from Carleton University, and is fluent in four languages, including French. His international experience includes working in collaboration with the Federal Republic of Germany and the Canadian Association of University Teachers of German (CAUTG) as an English language assistant in Berlin. “I look forward to joining Premier Doug Ford’s PC […]

Graydon Smith

Candidate

Parry Sound-Muskoka

Graydon Smith was first elected as Mayor of Bracebridge in 2010 and currently serves as the Deputy Chair of the District Municipality of Muskoka. He is recognized for his leadership during devastating floods in 2013 and 2019, and throughout the pandemic as the President of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO). Graydon is the […]

Alicia Vianga

Candidate

Scarborough–Guildwood

Vianga is an established entrepreneur and advocate for supporting women and families who have been affected by breast cancer. Her strong business acumen combined with her passion for supporting women led her found Premier Jour Lingerie and Swimwear, a boutique that provides its customers with unique lingerie and swimwear as well as certified bra and […]

Brian Saunderson

Candidate

Simcoe-Grey

Brian has served in municipal politics since 2014 and was elected as the Mayor of Collingwood in 2018. During his time, Brian championed fiscal responsibility and the integrity of municipal governance striving to improve transparency and accountability. The Town of Collingwood reduced its external debt from approximately $35 million in 2015 to approximately $20 million […]

Husain Neemuchwala

Candidate

Spadina-Fort York

Husain Neemuchwala is the CEO of both the Canada India Education Council (CIEC) and Canada Campus Visits (CCV) and has over twenty years of experience in student recruitment, programming and building partnerships with education partners around the globe. Husain is recognized for his international efforts in promoting Canadian education. Husain has also been an active […]

Marc Despatie

Candidate

Sudbury

Marc Despatie has a long track record in public affairs, including serving as Director of Communications, Strategic Planning and Government Relations at Collège Boréal, Commissioner’s Representative (Ontario) at the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada, and in various other roles in provincial government. Marc has taught at all levels and been a […]

Kevin Holland

Candidate

Thunder Bay–Atikokan

Kevin is the Mayor of the Township of Conmee and has over 30 years of experience as an elected member of Council. During his time, Kevin served on multiple boards and currently serves as the First Vice Chair of the Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA), Director for the Ontario Association of Police Services Boards, Vice […]

Peng You

Candidate

Thunder Bay–Superior North

Peng You is an Internationally recognized Tai Chi Master, entrepreneur, travel tour leader and Councillor-at-Large for the City of Thunder Bay who has consistently contributed to the community that he loves since moving to Thunder Bay in 1990. He owns and operates the Peng You International Tai Chi Academy in addition to his Council duties […]

Bill Foy

Candidate

Timiskaming-Cochrane

For 20 years, William Foy has worked for the provincial government in various roles. From labour relations to conservation, William is well informed of the issues that matter to local residents. Currently, William works as a Conservation Officer with the Ontario Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry. In this role, William works […]

George Pirie

Candidate

Timmins

George’s family roots began in Porcupine over 100 years ago, giving him a complete understanding of the rich, cultural mosaic of Timmins and the challenges communities face. As Mayor, George has been working tirelessly to keep the people of Timmins safe and is currently overseeing the largest mining boom in fifty years. Prior to entering […]

John Leontowicz

Candidate

Windsor West

John Leontowicz has a long and decorated career in police services, including most recently as Chief of Police in the Windsor Region for the past 21 years, becoming the longest serving police chief in Canada. Prior to this role, Leontowicz worked in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in postings across Canada and in specialized duties, […]

Andrew Dowie

Candidate

Windsor-Tecumseh

Andrew Dowie is a professional civil engineer and municipal Councillor for the Town of Tecumseh.

Michael Kerzner

Candidate

York Centre

Michael has been a proud resident of York Centre for over twenty-five years. Volunteering with local Synagogues and taking part in interfaith based community programs is an important part of Michael’s life. He regularly volunteers with various non-for-profit community organizations such as the North York Harvest Food Bank and the Community Interfaith Dialogue. He is […]