Biography

The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, is a devoted community leader who has always believed in the power of public service, with 20 years of experience in the areas of education, women’s leadership, job creation, and entrepreneurship. She was elected the Member of Parliament for Markham–Thornhill in April 2017, was has served as Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion since July 2018.

Mary is committed to working with Justin Trudeau to grow and strengthen our middle class, and she understands what it takes to create new well-paying jobs for families in Markham–Thornhill.

Mary immigrated to Canada from Hong Kong with her family, and grew up learning the struggle and eventual success that many new immigrants face on Canadian soil.

Her years working for the Ontario Public Service, Ryerson University, and the Ontario Minister of Education led her to be recognized as one of Canada’s top-performing public sector leaders, before being recruited to serve as Director of Appointments for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Markham–Thornhill needs a trusted champion for middle class families, and Mary Ng will never stop working hard to be an effective representative in Parliament for our diverse and dynamic community.