Ross Romano is the Member of Provincial Parliament for Sault Ste. Marie and the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities. Ross was a sitting member for the Select Committee on Financial Transparency and the Justice Policy Committee as well as the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines and the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Indigenous Affairs. Ross was first elected to the Ontario Legislature on June 1st, 2017 during a by-election, and previously served as a City Councillor for Ward 6 of Sault Ste. Marie. A life-long resident of the Sault, Ross understands the challenges his community faces every day, as well as the opportunities that lie ahead. Whether he is at home or at Queens Park, Ross tirelessly works for the best interests of Sault Ste. Marie and the people of Ontario.
Born and raised on his family’s farm, Ross attended Algoma University before graduating from Windsor Law School. Ross practiced law in Sault Ste. Marie for twelve years before beginning his political career.
A former Chair of the local Downtown Association and Downtown Rotary Club, Ross also enjoyed coaching in the Sault Youth Soccer Association. When he is not cheering on the Soo Greyhounds, Ross can be found volunteering around the community, working in his garage, or spending time with his wife Heather and their three young children.