South Surrey―White Rock

Conservative Association

Kerry-Lynne Findlay

Meet Your MP

Kerry-Lynne Findlay MP, P.C., Q.C.

The Hon. Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay currently serves in the Parliament of Canada as the Member of Parliament for the riding of South Surrey—White Rock in British Columbia. Shortly after election in October 2019, Kerry-Lynne was appointed as Shadow Minister for the Environment and Climate Change for the Official Opposition, serving in that capacity through to October 2020.

In October 2020, Kerry-Lynne was named to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. As a lawyer and former administrative law judge on the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, she is very familiar with justice issues

Previously, Kerry-Lynne was elected in 2011 as the Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East, a neighbouring riding. She was appointed by the Prime Minister as Minister of National Revenue (2013-2015), and previously as Associate Minister of National Defence (2013), and Parliamentary Secretary to Justice (2011-2013). She also served as a member of several high-profile Cabinet committees including Treasury Board, Economic Prosperity, the National Shipbuilding Procurement Ministerial Committee, and the Supreme Court of Canada Judicial Selection Committee.

Among other achievements, Kerry-Lynne was named the Golden Scissors Award recipient in 2015 by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) for leadership in cutting red tape for small business. She has also been recognized with a Paul Harris Fellowship form Rotary International, the Alpha Gamma Delta International Distinguished Citizen Award, The Canadian Bar Association national Cecilia I. Johnstone Award, the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award for Management, Professions and Trades, having been previously nominated for Community Service, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for Service to Canada, and was appointed a Queen’s Counsel in 1999 for superior knowledge of the law demonstrating the highest ethical standards..

Kerry-Lynne grew up primarily on Vancouver Island, graduating as a boarder at Crofton House School in... Read Bio