Biography

Ken McDonald was elected the Member of Parliament for Avalon in 2015, and has been working hard with Justin Trudeau to grow our local economy and build a strong middle class.

A two-term councilor, and former Mayor of Conception Bay South, Ken is a lifelong resident of Avalon who has dedicated his life to serving his community. As mayor, Ken has demonstrated his ability to deliver results for his community . Under his leadership, Conception Bay South invested in vital new infrastructure, which helped spur the town’s development and made it one of the fastest growing municipalities in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Before seeking public office, Ken previously owned and operated a home appliance repair business. Ken is an active member of his community and has been a long time volunteer at his local church parishes and Lions Club. He also previously owned and operated his own home appliance repair business.

In his free time, Ken enjoys spending time hiking, hunting, and fishing with his family.