Mayor Frank Scarpitti is the second longest serving Mayor of Markham.
In addition to his role as a Director on the Alectra Inc. Board, Frank is a member of the utility’s Audit, Finance & Risk Management Committee. Previously, he served as Chair and Vice-Chair of the Board for PowerStream.
Mayor Scarpitti was first elected to Markham Council in 1985 as a Regional Councillor and has been re-elected to public office eight times over the last 29 years. He also serves as Chair of York Regional Police and York Region Rapid Transit Corporation.
During his tenure as Mayor, the City of Markham has received numerous awards, including the National Award for Municipal Innovation from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators, and a Gold Award for Organizational Quality & Healthy Workplace from Excellence Canada.
Frank also provides his leadership expertise to many non-profit associations related to health, culture and quality of life programming.