Honourable Suzanne Anton
Suzanne Anton was elected MLA for Vancouver-Fraserview on May 14, 2013, and was appointed as the Minister of Justice and Attorney General on June 7, 2013. She also serves on the Cabinet Committee on Secure Tomorrow, Priorities and Planning Committee and is the Vice Chair of the Legislative Review Committee. She is B.C.’s liaison to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
As Minister for Public Safety and Solicitor General, Suzanne oversaw the implementation of the recommendations from the Missing Women’s Commission Inquiry.
As Minister responsible for liquor policy, Suzanne brought some of the most significant changes in liquor distribution sales in decades.
Prior to her election to the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Suzanne served as a Vancouver City Councillor from 2005 to 2011, and was Vancouver Park Board commissioner from 2002 to 2005.
Prior to politics, Suzanne was a math teacher and a Crown Counsel. She received a degree in Mathematics from the University of Victoria and a Bachelor of Law at the University of British Columbia.
Suzanne and her husband Olin live in Vancouver and have three adult children. They are avid cyclists and have cycled from Vancouver to Istanbul.