Honourable Colton LeBlanc
The Honourable Colton LeBlanc was first elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly as the MLA for Argyle-Barrington in a by-election in 2019 and was re-elected as the MLA for Argyle in 2021.
Originally from Quinan, in southwestern Nova Scotia, Mr. LeBlanc understood from a young age the importance of being actively involved in his community and preserving Acadian culture and the French language. After obtaining a Bachelor of Science from Université Sainte-Anne, he received his primary care paramedic training at Medavie HealthEd and started his career. Mr. LeBlanc furthered his studies and obtained his advanced care paramedic certification at Holland College.
A paramedic and an active volunteer in his community, Mr. LeBlanc was formerly president of the Conseil acadien de Par-en-Bas and is a past member of the board of directors of the Fédération acadienne de la Nouvelle-Écosse and Université Sainte-Anne’s alumni association. He also worked as a substitute teacher in Conseil scolaire acadien provincial schools in the Argyle area.
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Current cabinet responsibilities
Minister responsible for Part II of the Gaming Control Act
Minister responsible for the Residential Tenancies Act
6-4200 Highway 308
Public Service Commission
5th Floor, WTCC
1800 Argyle Street
P.O. Box 943
Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services
1505 Barrington Street
7th Floor South
PO Box 216
Office of Acadian Affairs and Francophonie
3rd Floor, 1741 Brunswick Street
P.O. Box 682 STN Central