Mark Balack was born in Guyana, South America. His father was an entrepreneur and owned a dental technician practice, though died in a car accident. After the death of his father, Mark was raised in a single-parent household. Seeing that his mom worked long hours a day to keep food on the table and a roof over their heads, Mark assumed responsibility at an early age and got his first job to help provide for his family. Through love, strength and core values his mom always inspired him to get a good education, a good job, and strive to achieve greatness. Mark came to Canada and has lived in Scarborough for over 30 years. His family and himself have settled in Scarborough. Happily married and with two teenage children, he devotes his time to his family. Mark has strong family values and always believed that the greatest thing a man can do is to provide for his family.
In the 2010 Federal Election, Mark was an Independent candidate for Member of Parliament. In 2015 Mark Balack was a candidate for city councilor Ward 42, 2017 Mark Balack was candidate Ward 42 by election, 2017 Mark Balack was a candidate seeking appointment for city councilor for Ward 44. 2018 Mark Balack was a candidate seeking appointment for city councilor for ward 41. Mark Balack was an ambassador for the 2015 Pan Am Games After being on the campaign trail and talking and listening to voters, Mark believes that he must continue to work with the community. The best way to help the community is by representing them as their city councillor.
Mark Balack believes that as an elected politician you must have integrity and technical skills to handle challenging assignments, policies, plans, projects, ideas and innovative solutions to problems. Integrity is consistency of actions, methods, measures, values, principles, expectations and outcomes. As a manager and supervisor Mark will use his knowledge, experience and training to implement new policies and procedures.
Serving Davenport is Mark Balack passion and call. Mark believes it is important to look to innovate city planning, in order to prepare for future transportation and infrastructure needs. The people of Davenport deserve a strong, progressive voice. Mark will fight for inclusive policies for Davenport families by providing a renewed focus on health care, education and job security. When you elect Mark Balack as your city councilor, you are electing a leader.
“As a leader, I will do whatever it takes to get the voice of the community heard and continue to build relationships with both communities and businesses.”
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