Stella Ambler

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Stella Ambler
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Mississauga South
Incumbent
Assumed office
May 2, 2011
Preceded by Paul Szabo
Personal details
Born (1966-09-29) September 29, 1966 (age 48)
Etobicoke, Ontario
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Richard Ambler
Residence Mississauga, Ontario
Profession Business Owner, Government and Finance Advisor

Stella Ambler (born September 29, 1966) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 2011 election.[1] She represents the electoral district of Mississauga South as a member of the Conservative Party.

Personal[edit]

Ambler's parents are Italian immigrants who met and married in Canada, settling in Etobicoke then moving to Brampton.

Ambler married her husband, Richard Ambler, in 1992. They lived together in Brampton before moving to the Lorne Park area of Mississauga.

Education[edit]

Ambler holds a degree in psychology from the University of Toronto.

Business owner[edit]

Ambler is a co-owner of Vision Insurance Broker along with her husband.

Political career[edit]

Parliamentary staff[edit]

Ambler was a political advisor to the Ontario government at the provincial legislature, Queen's Park. She left this position and stayed at home to raise her kids for nine years, but continued to volunteer in political roles part-time.

Ambler was the Director of Regional Affairs (Greater Toronto Area) to former Finance Minister Jim Flaherty.

Ambler ran in the 2008 federal election in the riding of Bramalea—Gore—Malton, but was defeated by Liberal Gurbax Singh Malhi.

Election[edit]

Ambler defeated Liberal MP Paul Szabo in the 2011 federal election.[1]

Committee work[edit]

Ambler is the Chair of the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women and also Chairs the Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure for the same committee. Ambler is also a member of the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development and the Committee on the Status of Women. Ambler is also a member of the Board of Internal Economy.

2015 election[edit]

Ambler will be the Conservative candidate in the 2015 election for the new riding of Mississauga—Lakeshore.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ambler breaks through for the blue in Mississauga South". Toronto Star. May 3, 2011. Retrieved 2015-02-25. 

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