Meet Greg Rickford

Greg Rickford was first elected to the Ontario Legislature as the MPP for Kenora-Rainy River on June 7th, 2018. On June 2nd 2022, Greg was returned to the Ontario Legislature by the voters of Kenora-Rainy River.

Greg, his wife Janet and two young girls, live in Keewatin Ontario. Greg has lived and worked in many capacities in northern Ontario during his professional career. He is a former Member of Parliament for the federal riding of Kenora. He has worked as a nurse in many of Northern Ontario’s northern indigenous communities. He owned his own business, holds degrees in common and civil law from McGill University and an MBA from Université Laval.

Greg is proud to represent the constituents of Kenora-Rainy River and brings a strong, experienced voice intent on delivering results for northwestern Ontario and beyond. He currently serves in Premier Doug Ford’s cabinet with responsibilities for the portfolios of Northern Development and Indigenous Affairs.