Michael Parsa was first elected to the Ontario Legislature in 2018 in his home riding of Aurora – Oak Ridges – Richmond Hill. Him and his wife Valerie have lived in Richmond Hill since 2002. Michael has a B.A. in Organizational Management and he also previously ran the family business which has been operating in the GTA since 1990.
Deeply committed to the community, Michael has had a long-standing reputation of actively engaging with various communities and organizations. He has previously worked and volunteered with the town in a variety of ways, including supporting initiatives for at-risk youth, personal mentorship and empowerment. He has also sat on several boards, including the Optimist Club, where he served as President from 2005 to 2009.