Rev. Dr. Cheri DiNovo (2015)

Rev. Dr. Cheri DiNovo, MPP Parkdale-High Park, was the first to officiate a “legalized” same sex marriage and is also responsible for Toby’s Law (an amendment to the Ontario Humans Rights Code to include gender identity and gender expression; the first of its kind in North America) named after her Transgender music Director, Toby Dancer. Voted Best MPP by NOW Magazine and a previous Grand Marshal of Pride Toronto, she is the first ever LGBTQ Issues Critic at Queen’s Park.