Ottawa Centre

Standing up for Ottawa Centre

  • Critic for Accessibility and Persons with Disabilities
  • Joel is a proud father of two young children and Ottawa Centre resident. He’s a proven community organizer and has spent a lifetime advocating for social and environmental justice.
  • He designed the campaign that won the expansion of the Canada Pension Plan in 2016 and was part of the successful campaign against the Energy East Pipeline.
  • Joel served as President of the Colonel By Child Care Centre. He is the National Researcher for the Canadian Federation of Students and holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from York University.
  • Joel will work to strengthen tenant protections, expand public transit and create more affordable childcare spaces.