Kinga Surma

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Kinga Surma

Kinga Surma Apr2018.jpg
Associate Minister of Transportation (GTA)
Assumed office
June 20, 2019
PremierDoug Ford
Preceded byPosition established
Member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament
for Etobicoke Centre
Assumed office
June 7, 2018
Preceded byYvan Baker
Personal details
BornPoland[1]
NationalityCanadian
Political partyProgressive Conservative
ResidenceEtobicoke, Toronto, Ontario
Alma materUniversity of Guelph
Ryerson University

Kinga Surma is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in the 2018 provincial election.[2] She represents the riding of Etobicoke Centre as a member of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario.

Surma ran for City Councillor in Ward 5 in the 2014 Toronto Municipal election and placed second with 13.9% of the vote.[3]

Election results[edit]

2018 Ontario general election: Etobicoke Centre
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Kinga Surma 24,432 42.67 +9.95
Liberal Yvan Baker 19,708 34.42 -15.86
New Democratic Erica Kelly 10,311 18.01 +5.87
Green Shawn Rizvi 1,329 2.32 -0.32
Canadians' Choice Paul Fromm 631 1.10
Independent Wallace Richards 591 1.03
Libertarian Basil Mummery 252 0.44 -0.67
Progressive Conservative gain Swing
Total valid votes 57,254 100.0  
Source: Elections Ontario[4]
2014 Toronto election, Ward 5[3]
Candidate Votes %
Justin Di Ciano 15,362 54.2
Kinga Surma 3,936 13.9
Guy Bowie 2,744 9.7
Walter Melnyk 1,399 4.9
Raymond Desilets 1,365 4.8
Tony D'aversa 1,307 4.6
Nikola Samac 1,019 3.6
Magda Chelminska 645 2.3
George Lehto 565 1.9
Total 28,342 100

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.kingasurma.com/about
  2. ^ Shephard, Tamara (June 7, 2018). "Kinga Surma wins Etobicoke Centre for PCs". Toronto Star.
  3. ^ a b "City of Toronto Official Results" (PDF).
  4. ^ "Summary of Valid Votes Cast for each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. Retrieved 16 January 2019.