Carrie Davidson is a Canadian national who has roots in both Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador. Her great-great-grandfather was William Whiteway, a pro-Confederation politician and three-time premier of the colony of Newfoundland in the late 19th century. Another great-great-grandfather, Charles Peers Davidson, was chief justice of the Superior Court of Quebec in the early 1910s.
Carrie Davidson is also best known as the wife of Michael Chong a politician who has represented the Ontario riding of Wellington—Halton Hills in the House of Commons since 2004. A member of the Conservative Party, he served in the cabinet of Prime Minister Stephen Harper as Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of Sport.
He was the President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada from February 6, 2006 to November 27, 2006. On September 8, 2020, he was appointed the Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. He is best known for his Red Tory views and he ran for the leadership of the Conservative Party in 2017, coming in fifth place out of fourteen candidates.
Her spouse was born in Windsor, Ontario, the oldest son of Cornelia de Haan and Paul Chong. His father was born in Hong Kong and immigrated to Canada in 1952, becoming a doctor. His mother arrived in Canada in 1960 from the Netherlands and worked as a nurse. Chong has three siblings; Peter, Andrew, and Joanna.
He was raised near Fergus in Wellington County, a small town in rural Southern Ontario, and attended Centre Wellington District High School. In 1978, when Chong was six years old, his mother was killed in a car accident at an intersection near Fergus. Two years after her death his father married Adriana, who raised him and his three siblings as if they were her own.
In 1999, his father was also killed in a car accident at the same intersection where his mother had been killed 21 years earlier. He attended Trinity College at the University of Toronto where he studied philosophy, history and politics. In his final year at university, he landed a job with Canadian Tire as an assistant to a senior executive.
He has worked in information technology for Barclays Bank and Research Capital Corporation. He worked as a senior technology consultant to the Greater Toronto Airports Authority for the redevelopment of Pearson International Airport and prior to entering politics, he worked for the National Hockey League Players’ Association.
He was a founding member of The Dominion Institute. He served on the board of the Groves Memorial Hospital from 2002 to 2004, later serving on the board of the Elora Festival and Elora Festival Singers as well as the Corporation of Trinity College.
Carrie Davidson is married to her husband Michael Chong, they had their wedding in Canada. She first met her husband while at the university. As of June 2023, The couple lives on a 100-acre farm in Fergus, located on the Grand River about 85 kilometers from Toronto, and have three sons; William, Alistair, and Cameron, According to Apumone.com records.
Carrie Davidson net worth
Carrie Davidson’s net worth is $500,000.