Billy Pang is a first-generation Canadian, originally from Hong Kong. After arriving to Canada in 2000, Billy has worked, lived and studied in the Markham region.
Prior to becoming the Member of Provincial Parliament for Markham—Unionville in 2018, Mr. Pang was a York Region Public School Board Trustee from 2014 to 2018. As a school board trustee, Billy represented parents and teachers in the Markham area in Wards 2, 3 and 6. Billy has also been a long-time volunteer for several humanitarian initiatives in the Markham area, and in York Region more broadly.
Billy is determined to serve his community and constituents, as he is passionate about bringing positive change to Markham—Unionville.
Markham is north of Toronto. With a diverse immigrant population of more than 60 per cent, it holds one of the province’s largest Chinese-Canadian population along with holding sizable East Indian, Italian, Scottish, English and Greek communities.
Its borders run from 19th Avenue in the north to Highway 407 in the south; Highway 404 in the west and Markham Road in the East.