Your MP for Scarborough-Agincourt
Arnold Chan is the Liberal Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt. Arnold was first elected in the summer of 2014. He was then re-elected in October 2015 under a majority Liberal government. Shortly after, he was appointed as Deputy Government House Leader by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Arnold has deep roots in Scarborough-Agincourt, attending both Henry Kelsey and Sir Ernest MacMillan Senior Public Schools, and later Dr. Norman Bethune Collegiate Institute. Arnold pursued postsecondary studies at the University of Toronto, where he earned an undergraduate and a Master’s degree in Political Science, and the University of British Columbia, where he earned a law degree. Later, Arnold obtained his Masters in Urban Planning, also from the University of Toronto, on a part-time basis while raising his family and pursuing his career. Arnold’s career has included roles in both the public and private sectors as a lawyer, political aide and senior corporate manager. Prior to being elected he was Vice-President, Aboriginal/Corporate Affairs, and General Counsel at a leading Canadian-owned waterpower development company with projects throughout Northern Ontario. Arnold has over thirty years of political experience and has had the pleasure of serving in a number of senior roles such as Executive Assistant to the Premier of Ontario and as Chief of Staff to the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration. As a father of three, Arnold is passionate about youth causes, having served as co-chair of his children’s school council, while also leading a local chapter of a national youth organization.
House of Commons