Hon. Paul Calandra, Markham-Stouffville

Jesus, we thank You for Hon. Paul Calandra who currently serves as Government House Leader. Lord, we pray that You would lead Paul in his position to be a strong leader, and advocate for the community. We pray he stands for love, truth, peace, and righteousness. Please bless Paul and his family. We pray that You would lead and guide Paul by Your spirit regarding finances such as the Ontario Budget for this coming New Year. We pray the budget decisions would be made according to Your will and plans. May he serve the people of Markham Stoufville with love and concern for their welfare. We pray he is blessed with good health and strength as he serves.  In Jesus name AMEN!……

Paul Calandra is the Member of Provincial Parliament for Markham-Stouffville. Before being elected to the Ontario Legislature in 2018, Paul was a Federal Member of Parliament, elected in 2008 and re-elected in 2011. As a member of the Ontario Legislature, Paul serves as Government House Leader. Before entering public service, Paul was a small business owner and insurance broker. Paul is a community advocate in Markham-Stouffville. He often highlights the sacrifices others make in building our community, including honouring local veterans and community volunteers. Through Hockey Night in Stouffville, Paul helped raise over $350,000 to support mental health initiatives at the Markham-Stouffville Hospital. Paul lives in Stouffville with his wife Melanie and two daughters Natalie and Olivia.