Nomination Date: 23/08/2018
Krystina Waler was born and raised in St. Catharines, Ontario. She attended Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School, where she was very active in student life. Krystina completed an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Master of Science in Health Technology Assessment and Management from the University of Toronto.
Krystina lived abroad for several years, working in humanitarian aid with orphans and in the health care industry. She returned to Canada and found a passion in organizing medical missions. Krystina led teams of highly skilled Canadian surgeons and health care professionals from Canada to war-torn Ukraine to treat wounded soldiers. For her efforts, Krystina was awarded the Princess Olga Order of Ukraine in Bronze by the President of Ukraine.
Krystina served the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry and the Minister of Transportation of Ontario as a Senior Policy Advisor. She most recently worked for Sunnybrook Health Sciences as the Director of the Ukraine Surgical Education & Training Partnership.
Krystina and her team enjoy knocking on doors in St. Catharines and sharing Andrew Scheer’s Conservative vision for a stronger, more prosperous Canada.