Mississauga Civic Centre
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C1
Born and raised in Mississauga, John Kovac grew up in the “Rathwood” neighbourhood which stretches through Wards 3 and 4. He attended both Sts. Martha and Mary Catholic School and Philip Pocock Secondary School in his early years before completing an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree, majoring in History and English Literature from the University of Toronto, St. Michael’s College.
Having always shown a passion for his community and for volunteerism, John has been active in politics and campaigning as well as with local church groups since his childhood. Professionally, he has worked for a local-area Member of Parliament and has also served as political aide to a Member of Provincial Parliament/Cabinet Minister. A continued strong advocate for social justice and for workers’ rights, John has also worked for a trade union as a government relations representative.