Scarborough Southwest

Conservative Association

Kimberly Fawcett Smith

Meet The Candidate

Oprah Winfrey calls Kimberly Fawcett Smith “Superwoman.”

The Canadian Armed Forces has commended her for her work during two operational missions in Afghanistan.

Kimberly Fawcett Smith is passionate and dedicated to Canada and ready to serve the residents of Scarborough Southwest as Member of Parliament.

Her courage in serving her country and overcoming overwhelming personal challenges makes her the right person at the right time for Scarborough Southwest.

Running to be the Conservative Party of Canada Member of Parliament in her home riding of Scarborough Southwest, Kim not only wants to continue giving back to her country and community but to set an example of honour, integrity and determination for all Canadians.

Her own story began growing up in Atlantic Canada and becoming a competitive figure skater and professional in the major ice shows. She traveled to Ottawa for studies at Carleton University and then to Winnipeg for her Master of Architecture at the University of Manitoba.

She was recruited into the armed forces and began her service career as a Combat Engineer, later transferring into the Air Logistics world.  She served in Afghanistan in 2002 and 2008, where she was awarded the Deputy Chief of Defence Staff Command Commendation for her role with the JTF2 Special Forces Special Operations Task Force during her first tour of duty in 2002. She’s served all over North America, including the High Arctic.

Her story took a tragic turn in 2006 when Kim suffered the worst tragedy that can befall a parent, the loss of a child. In a car accident, while she was on duty and executing the family plan, she was also hit with the forced amputation of her leg. This tragedy did not dim Kim’s indomitable spirit, however. She went on to meet challenges and take steps in honour of the... Read Bio