Pam Damoff, a politician, community activist and business professional with over 25 years’ corporate experience on Bay Street, was elected to represent the riding of Oakville-North Burlington in the House of Commons in the 2015 federal election. Prior to the election, Pam served as an Oakville Town Councillor from 2010-2015. During her time on council, she served on the Oakville Public Library Board, the budget committee and the Oakville Tourism Partnership. She was recognized as a leading advocate for active transportation and better cycling infrastructure in Oakville.
Pam was named Vice Chair of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women in December 2015. She is also a member of several Parliamentary Committees, Associations and inter-parliamentary groups, including the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security. Pam co-founded Cycle Oakville to promote cycling and improved cycling infrastructure and received the 2013 Bicycling Leadership Award for her tireless promotion of cycling in Ontario. She has since founded the first all-party Cycling Caucus in Ottawa. She is an active volunteer in her community, serving as Chair of Oakville’s Terry Fox Run and is a member of the organizing committee of the Courage Polar Bear Dip.
Pam is a proud recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and the Paul Harris Fellow Award from Rotary International, The Linda Jones Women’s Activist Award from the ODLC for her community service, She also received the Top 40 Fabulous Women Over 40 Excellence Award for Community Leadership.
Pam is passionate about many causes including employment for persons living with disabilities, women’s empowerment, mental health, environmental protection, and cycling safety & development.
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