About the Minister of Transportation

The Honourable Kathryn McGarry, Minister of Transportation

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Political Career

Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, June 2016 - January 2018

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transportation, June 2014 - June 2016

Honours and Awards

Bernice Adams Memorial Award for community service

YWCA Woman of Distinction Award

Personal and Family Life

Married with four children

Memberships and Associations

Heritage Master Plan Steering Committee

Founding Member, Hospice of Waterloo Region

Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council

Community Leaders Task Force on Municipal Restructuring

Past President, Heritage Cambridge

Executive Biography

Kathryn McGarry was first elected to the Ontario legislature in 2014 as the MPP for Cambridge.

She currently serves as Minister of Transportation. She was previously Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, and before that Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transportation.

She has been a care coordinator in the community and a nurse for 30 years. McGarry is very active in her community, particularly as an advocate for health care and cultural heritage. She is a founding member of the Hospice of Waterloo Region, and a past president of Heritage Cambridge.

She received the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award in 2009, and a Bernice Adams Memorial Award in 2011 for her community service.

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Minister's mandate letter

2016 Mandate letter: Transportation
Premier's instructions to the Minister on priorities for the year 2016

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