Gladu in 2018
|Official Opposition Critic for Health|
|Assumed office |
August 30, 2017
|Preceded by||Colin Carrie|
|Chairwoman of the Standing Committee on Status of Women|
February 4, 2016 – September 18, 2017
|Preceded by||Hélène LeBlanc|
|Succeeded by||Karen Vecchio|
|Member of the Canadian Parliament|
|Assumed office |
October 19, 2015
|Preceded by||Pat Davidson|
|Born||1961/1962 (age 56–57)|
Marilyn Gladu MP (née McInerney; born 1962) is a Canadian politician who was elected as a Member of Parliament in the House of Commons of Canada to represent the federal electoral ward Sarnia—Lambton during the 2015 Canadian federal election.
Gladu was a professional engineer who worked for Dow Chemical for 21 years, in a variety of roles locally and globally. She then became engineering manager and subsequently the director of engineering at Suncor before taking a consultant role at WorleyParsons. During her career, Gladu was the chair for the Canadian Society of Chemical Engineers locally, and the national director of science and industrial policy for the same organization. She has been on the dean's advisory council for the Faculty of Engineering at Queen's University.
She currently serves as both the Official Opposition's critic for health and as chair of the Standing Committee on Status of Women. Under the previous leadership of Rona Ambrose, Gladu was the Official Opposition critic for science.
In the October 2019 election, she was elected for a second term for the Sarnia—Lambton riding.
|2015 Canadian federal election|
|New Democratic||Jason Wayne McMichael||18,102||31.1||+1.19||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||58,125||100.0||$215,511.48|
|Total rejected ballots||267||–||–|
|Source: Elections Canada|
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- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Sarnia—Lambton, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived March 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine