Special Advisor to the Leader on Tourism Recovery

Tony Baldinelli

Nomination Date: 07/07/2019

Returning to his hometown of Niagara Falls in 2001, Tony currently serves as the Senior Manager of Communications and Stakeholder Relations for The Niagara Parks Commission.  Before joining Niagara Parks, Tony served as a Public Relations, Public Affairs and Community Relations specialist, with Hill and Knowlton Strategies, in Toronto.

Tony’s passion for politics and service to Conservative administrations dates back to 1988, when he first worked on Parliament Hill as a Legislative Assistant to the Honorable Rob Nicholson.  In 1995, Tony then moved to Queen’s Park, serving as Legislative Assistant for the Honourable Marilyn Mushinski, Ontario Minister of Citizenship, Culture and Recreation.

A graduate of McMaster University with a degree in Political Science, Tony also received a Public Relations Certificate, with Honours, from Humber College.  He is married to his wife Carol and they have one son, Daniel.