Office Staff

Jamie Schmale - MP

Marnie Hoppenrath
Constituency Assistant.

Marnie is a graduate of LCVI and Fleming College. She brings with her more than 20 years of office experience.  She previously worked for our former provincial Member of Parliament, Chris Hodgson and our former federal Member of Parliament, Barry Devolin.

Jamie Schmale - MP

Kate Porter
Constituency Assistant

Kate lives in Lindsay with her husband and two children.  She is a graduate of IE Weldon and Humber College.  She brings with her many years of office experience, with her most recent experience as constituency assistant in previous Member of Parliament Barry Devolin’s office for 7 years of his 11 years of service.

Jamie Schmale - MP

Paul Seear
Policy Advisor

Paul is a Simon Fraser University graduate with a Bachelors of Education and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in History. He brings with him over 10 years of political experience in community outreach, constituency management and policy development. Most recently working as Director of Policy for the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. As a former member of the Canadian Forces, Paul has a particular predilection for veterans and their families.