Wards 7 & 8 City Councillor Pat Fortini emigrated from Italy to Canada with his parents and sister when he was 6 years old. After graduating from Humber College with an accreditation in architectural drafting, Pat worked for a large construction company for 26 years. He later left to pursue an entrepreneurial calling with his own firm.
Pat continues to play a significant role participating in events, volunteering and promoting activities that contribute to the betterment of Brampton and his community. He also sponsored and organized several fundraisers within the community. Pat sponsors youth & men's baseball and hockey teams and is a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 609.
Pat takes a proactive approach to problem solving and is committed to making his community a safer, better place to work, live and play. In his role as City Councillor, Pat is currently the Vice-Chair of Planning & Infrastructure, Member of Brampton School Traffic Safety Council, Accessibility Advisory Committee, Brampton Senior Citizen Council, Citizen Appointments Committee, Taxicab Advisory, GTAA Community Environment and Noise Advisory Committee.
Pat and his wife Nicole have lived in Brampton for more than 23 years with their daughter Kristal. Pat was first elected to Brampton City Council in November 2014.