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Joyce Murray

Joyce Murray - Politicien - Liberal Party of Canada

About Joyce Murray

Category
Politician
Political Party
Liberal Party of Canada
Corporation
Canada
Age
68 years old
Current Job Position
Politicien - Liberal Party of Canada
Location
St. George, UT, USA
Biography

Joyce Murray is a Canadian politician, businesswoman and environmental advocate. A member of the Liberal Party of Canada, she has represented the riding of Vancouver Quadra in the House of Commons since 2008. She was re-elected in the 41st, 42nd, 43rd, and 44th federal elections; Murray was appointed President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government on March 18, 2019. She was re-appointed as Minister of Digital Government following the 2019 election. Murray previously served as a cabinet minister in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, first as Minister of Water, Land, and Air Protection from 2001 to 2004 and then as Minister of Management Services until 2005. From 2003 to 2004, she presided over the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment. On April 14, 2013, Murray placed second in the Liberal Party of Canada leadership election. In August 2013, Murray became the Opposition critic for both National Defence and Western Diversification.