Matthew MacKay was sworn in as Minister of Social Development and Housing on July 18, 2022.
He was first elected in 2015 as the Progressive Conservative MLA for Kensington-Malpeque, and re-elected in the 2019 and 2023 general elections.
He previously served as the opposition critic for Economic Development and Tourism, before being elected as a member of the ruling Progressive Conservative party in April 2019.
Before entering politics, Minister MacKay worked as a real estate agent and developer. Minister MacKay lives in North Granville with his wife and three children.
Member History Table
|Constituency||Party||Start Date||End Date|
|20-Kensington-Malpeque||PC||May 2015||April 2019|
|20-Kensington-Malpeque||PC||April 2019||April 2023|
|20-Kensington-Malpeque||PC||April 2023||Current Member|
|Responsibility||Start Date||End Date|
|Opposition House Leader||April 2016||N/A|
|Minister of Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture||May 2019||July 2022|
|Minister of Social Development and Housing||July 2022||April 2023|
|Government House Leader||2023||Current|
|Committee Name||Role||Start Date||End Date|
|Education and Economic Development||Committee Member||2015||2019|
|Infrastructure and Energy||Committee Member||2018||2019|
|Rules, Regulations, Private Bills and Privileges||Committee Member||2019||2023|
|Public Accounts||Observing Member||2023||Current|
|Rules, Regulations, Private Bills and Privileges||Committee Member||2023||Current|