Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Your member of parliament for


Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Your member of parliament for



Meet Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Name: Celina Caesar-Chavannes
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• Member of Parliament, Whitby
• Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Development and La Francophonie

• Rotman School of Management, Executive MBA
• Rotman School of Management, MBA in Healthcare Management
• University of Toronto, Bachelor of Science, Biology

• Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health Champions of Mental Health
, 2017
• Most Influential People of African Descent, Global 100 Under 40, Politics & Governance, 2017
• Toronto Board of Trade’s Business Entrepreneur of the Year, 2012
• Black Business and Professional Association’s Harry Jerome Young Entrepreneur Award, 2007

• Mental Health
• Inclusion of Marginalized Populations
• Global Development

Social Media:
• Facebook: @MPCelina
• Twitter: @MPCelina
• Instagram: @MPCelina

Get to Know Celina

What is your favourite spot in Whitby? Lynne Shores.

What is your favourite spot in Ottawa? Library of Parliament.

What is your favourite movie? Transformers.

What is your favourite book? Spark by John Ratey.

Who is your favourite musical artist? Prince.

What is your favourite quote? “In the abundance of water, the fool is thirsty.” – Bob Marley

What would you tell someone who is chasing after their dreams? Don’t chase them, create them.