Omar Alghabra, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister (Public Service Renewal) and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Canada
Mr. Alghabra graduated from Ryerson University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and am a York University MBA graduate. He has served in a variety of senior positions with General Electric Canada, Enbala Power, and the Ontario Energy Board. Mr. Alghabra is currently the Federal Member of Parliament for Mississauga Centre, as well as Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister (Public Service Renewal) and to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs. He previously served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Consular Affairs) and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification.
As long time community activist, Mr. Alghabra is very passionate about involvement with local organizations and causes. He was a member of the community editorial board of the Toronto Star where he authored columns on a wide range of provincial and federal issues. His work has also been published in the Huffington Post. Among many of his activities, he has worked tirelessly to support initiatives that empower new Canadians through social and economic integration.
Having previously served as the Member of Parliament for Mississauga—Erindale from 2006 to 2008, Mr. Alghabra offered constituents a strong voice on both local and national issues as the Liberal Critic for Natural Resources, as well as Citizenship and Immigration. Regards,
Omar Alghabra Member of Parliament for Mississauga Centre