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Hon. Heath MacDonald



Hon. Heath MacDonald
Minister of Economic Development and Tourism
MLA for District 16: Cornwall-Meadowbank
Mailing Address:

5th floor, Shaw Building North
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Office Address:
5th floor, Shaw Building North
105 Rochford Street

Contact information:

Phone: 902-368-4230
Fax: 902-368-3726
Email: hmacdonald@gov.pe.ca

 


Biography

Heath MacDonald was first elected to the provincial legislature on May 4, 2015 representing District 16, Cornwall - Meadowbank. He was subsequently appointed Minister of Economic Development and Tourism on May 19, 2015.

Prior to his election as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, Mr. MacDonald was the Executive Director of Quality Tourism Services, Atlantic Canada Manager of Access Advisor, and President and Co-Founder of BamText Information Technology and Consulting. Mr. MacDonald has over 20 years experience in the private sector with a particular focus on the tourism industry.

Mr. MacDonald has been an active volunteer for many years, with ties to numerous sports and community organizations.

Mr. MacDonald has earned praise from various organizations for his efforts to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. They include the Access Award from the PEI Council of People with Disabilities, and the City of Charlottetown Accessibility Award. Mr. MacDonald was a Chair Leader as part of the Canadian Parapalegic Association's annual awareness campaign.

Mr. MacDonald lives in Cornwall with his wife Elizabeth and they have two children, Jacklyn and Isaac.

 

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