Stacey Leadbetter



Stacey is a 54 year old woman who raised her children 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; has taught at Durham College and currently manages two not-for-profit housing complexes in Durham Region.

Stacey has, over the years, worked with agencies concerned with the status of women and the elimination of poverty. 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 Vice President. Stacey is an active member of her Church – St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Whitby. She has also volunteered with the AIDS Committee of Durham, PFLAG (as an ally). 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 and 2016 for Whitby.  She was previously on Shadow Cabinet as the Critic for Municipal Affairs and Housing and for Social Services.