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Mark Adler (politician)

Mark Adler
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for York Centre
Assumed office
May 30, 2011
Preceded by Ken Dryden
Personal details
Born (1963-03-17) March 17, 1963
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Alison
Children Ethan, Isabelle
Residence Toronto
Alma mater University of Toronto
Profession Businessman
Religion Judaism[1][2]

Mark Adler (born March 17, 1963) is a Canadian politician, who is the Conservative member of the House of Commons of Canada for the Toronto riding of York Centre. Adler was elected to the Canadian Parliament in the 2011 federal election, when he defeated the Liberal incumbent Ken Dryden.[3]


  • Early years 1
  • Before politics 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early years

He attended William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute, graduating in 1981. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 1984 and Carleton University Graduate School of Public Administration in Ottawa.

Before politics

Adler formerly worked for Canadian Institute of International Affairs and was a trade representative in the Government of Ontario's office in Boston, Massachusetts.[4]


  1. ^ "Mark Adler, Member of Parliament for York Centre". 
  2. ^ "Canadian Conservatives Score First Jewish MP". 
  3. ^ "YORK CENTRE: Adler takes formerly safe Liberal seat". 
  4. ^ Hannon, Gerald (July 14, 2008). "A policy wonk living in geek heaven". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 2009-11-11. 

External links

  • Mark Adler – Parliament of Canada biography
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