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Stacey is a 51 year old woman who raised her two beautiful daughters, Emerald and Elizabeth, on her own, in Whitby, Ontario. She is extremely proud of them and their accomplishments.
Stacey has 30 years of experience in the legal field as a litigation Law Clerk and is currently a Professor for the School of Justice and Emergency Services at Durham College.
Stacey has, over the years, worked with agencies concerned with the status of women and the elimination of poverty. For three years, Stacey sat on the Board of Directors for The Denise House/Sedna Women’s Shelter in Oshawa, where she chaired the Board Development and Board-Staff relations committees.
Currently, Stacey sits on the Board of Directors for the Distress Centre Durham and is chair of the Fund Development Committee. Ms. Leadbetter is also a Director of PACT POW, helping to deal with the algae problem on the waterfront at Pickering and Ajax – hoping to stop it before it comes to Whitby.
Stacey also volunteers with the AIDS Committee of Durham, PFLAG (as an ally), and at her church – St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Whitby. She has also been involved with food banks and other such organizations over the years on a volunteer basis.
She has a special place in her heart for seniors and is very concerned about their health and welfare. Stacey assists seniors regularly and works to improve their lifestyles on an individual basis.
Stacey was a candidate for the GPO in 2011 in Oshawa and in 2014 for Whitby. She was previously on Shadow Cabinet as the Critic for Municipal Affairs and Housing.
Shadow Cabinet Member for Community and Social Services