Reza Moridi, Minister of Research and Innovation, Ontario, Canada
Reza Moridi is an award-winning scientist, engineer, educator, business leader and community activist who represents the riding of Richmond Hill. He was appointed Minister of Research and Innovation in February 2013. Moridi was first elected to the Ontario legislature in 2007, and was re-elected in 2011. He moved to Canada with his family in 1990, and has lived in Richmond Hill, Ontario, since 1991.