The Honourable Glenn Thibeault, Minister of Energy

November 28 2016 , 12 pm
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Political Career

  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, focusing on Climate Change, February 2015 – June 2016
  • Member of Parliament, Sudbury, October 2008 – January 2015

Education

  • Cambrian College

Personal and Family Life

  • Married (Yolanda) with two daughters

Memberships and Associations

  • Director, United Way
  • Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Volunteer, Minor Hockey and Football Leagues

Executive Biography

Glenn Thibeault was first elected to the Ontario legislature in 2015 as the MPP for Sudbury.

He currently serves as Minister of Energy. He was previously Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, focusing on Climate Change. Before entering provincial politics, Thibeault was the Member of Parliament for Sudbury.

He is a strong advocate for supports for persons with developmental disabilities, and for quality services for families struggling with autism. Thibeault is also a champion for greater retirement security, enhanced consumer protection measures and significant investment in the Ring of Fire.

As a director with the United Way, he led many successful campaigns in support of community development. He has also been a volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters, as well as with minor hockey and football leagues.

Thibeault was born and raised in Sudbury, and is a graduate of Cambrian College. He lives in Sudbury with his wife, Yolanda, and their two daughters.