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Mayor of Ajax – Shaun Collier: Past positions, Education, Election Promises, and More

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Shaun Collier

Know more about Shaun Collier your Mayor of the City of Ajax

Contact Details

  • Post : Mayor
  • City : Ajax
  • Region : Durham


Living in Ajax since 1969, Collier is a veteran politician who has represented the council since 2003. On the education front, has a background in accounting and is a Chartered Director. In the Ontario Municipal Elections 2022, he ran for the post of Mayor of Ajax as an incumbent and won by a margin of 8,210 votes.

Past Positions Held:

  • Served Canadian Armed Forces
  • Ajax Town Council, Ward 1, 2003
  • Durham Regional Council, Ward 1 and 2, 2010
  • Mayor of Ajax, 2018


  • Chartered Director from McMaster University
  • Degree in Accounting

Quick Digest:

In 2003, Collier became the councilor of Ajax by defeating Ralph Golberg. His winning margin was a mere 47 votes. This marked the beginning of his political journey. Additionally, he is an active member of LUMCO (Large Urban Mayor’s Caucus of Ontario) and chair of the Durham Region Transit

What did she stand for in the Ontario Municipal Elections, 2022?

Economic development, Growth, and Sustainability – Collier preaches consistent progress while giving due respect to the environment.

While campaigning for elections in 2022 – seeking re-election, he primarily focused on:

  • Completion of the projects nullifying the ill-effects of Covid-19 on the economy
  • Attracting more investments into Ajax
  • Creation of more local jobs
  • Retention of local talent by giving them ample opportunities to work within Ajax

Collier united with his council colleagues for a victory celebration at the Royal Canadian Legion, Ajax. There were 125 supporters too.

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