Member of Parliament
Rob Moore was first elected to the House of Commons in 2004 and re-elected in 2006, 2008 and 2011.
In July 2013, Mr. Moore was appointed Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency). Previously, he was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada in February 2006 and Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism) in January 2010.
Previously, Mr. Moore was Chair of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage. He was also a member of the legislative committee on Bill C-11 (Copyright Modernization Act).
Mr. Moore has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick at Saint John and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of New Brunswick at Fredericton. He was called to the New Brunswick Bar in June 2000.
Mr. Moore was born in Gander, Newfoundland in 1974. He and his wife Melinda currently live in Quispamsis with their four children.