- Scarborough Southwest
Amanda was born and raised in Scarborough Southwest. With an education in corporate communications, Amanda has been managing youth economic development programs for the past 15 years. Previous to that she worked in the arts and entertainment industry.
Amanda feels honoured to be the Green MP Candidate for Scarborough Southwest. Canada faces great challenges that will require government representatives who work together and have a vision to provide positive results on climate change, housing affordability, pressures to infrastructure and rapidly changing job markets. Scarborough Southwest has her commitment to fight for the needs of the community.
An active community advocate, Amanda has been addressing issues of education, biodiversity and civic engagement for the past 20 years. As a mother, she believes in building strong communities that support our most vulnerable citizens, and has focused much of her attention on building policy around poverty reduction. Amanda’s activism started early while still a student at R.H. King Academy, where she founded the United Cultures of King.
As your next MP for Scarborough Southwest, she will champion: transitioning to a green economic model, protecting and conserving our fresh water, renewing relationships with Indigenous Peoples and demanding democratic renewal.