|Senator for Ontario|
September 6, 2012 – November 16, 2017
|Nominated by||Stephen Harper|
|Appointed by||David Johnston|
|TCDSB Trustee for Ward 8|
December 1, 2010 – September 5, 2012
|Preceded by||Oliver Carroll|
|Succeeded by||Garry Tanuan|
December 2, 1955|
|Died||November 16, 2017
|Children||3 daughters (Rystle, Reeza and Rocel)|
|Alma mater||Colegio de San Juan de Letran, York University, Centennial College|
Early life and career
Enverga was born in the Philippines. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the Colegio de San Juan de Letran in the Philippines, a Masters Certificate in Project Management from the Schulich School of Business at York University, and a Computer Studies Certificate from Centennial College. At the time of his appointment, he was a project manager at the Bank of Montreal, where he has worked for more than 30 years.
He was co-chair of the Asian Heritage Month Celebration for the Greater Toronto Area and was previously a director of the Canadian Multicultural Council - Asians in Ontario. He founded the Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation and is a former president of the Philippine Independence Day Council.
Enverga was appointed to the Senate of Canada on September 6, 2012, where he sat as a Conservative.
|2010 Toronto election
Catholic District School Board
Trustee – Ward 8
|Tom De Luca||1,460||12.39%|
|Paul Del Grande||1,371||11.64%|
- "Sen. Tobias Enverga dies in Colombia on parliamentary trip". CBC News. November 16, 2017. Retrieved November 16, 2017.
- "1st Fil-Canadian senator appointed". ABS-CBN News. 13 September 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2012.
- Zilio, Michael (November 16, 2017). "Tobias Enverga, first Filipino-Canadian senator, dies suddenly on parliamentary trip to Colombia". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved November 17, 2017.