Heavenly Father, we thank you for Donna Skelly and her willingness to serve the constituents in her riding. We ask for your protection on her and on her staff. Protect her as she travels to and from Toronto and send your angels to surround her. Bless her family and her staff and all those that you have put into her life. Give her wisdom, love and the peace that passes all understanding. In Jesus precious Name. Amen……..
Donna grew up in Northern Ontario before moving to Toronto to study broadcasting. Donna entered politics after a successful 30-year career in broadcast journalism. During that time Donna produced and hosted current affairs programming and journalism. She held leadership roles including advocacy before the CRTC and Parliamentary Committees, serving as President of the Local Union for the employee bargaining unit and the founding of a leading-edge digital news service. In March 2016, Donna was elected to Hamilton City Council, and as MPP she has been appointed as the Parliamentary Assistant (PA) to the Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade. Donna has volunteered her time on numerous boards and agencies both at the local and federal level. She has been recognized widely for her contribution to her community and was named Woman of the Year in Politics and Public Affairs by the YWCA. Donna lives in the riding of Flamborough-Glanbrook with her two sons Dane and Cole.