Dr. Colin Carrie is the son of a career Royal Canadian Navy officer. His family settled to Oshawa when Colin was 15 years old. A graduate of Oshawa’s RS McLaughlin CVI, Colin earned a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology from the University of Waterloo and graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 1989. After graduation, Colin returned to Oshawa where he established his practice and raised his family. Colin and his wife Elizabeth have three children.
Colin has always been deeply involved in the communities of Oshawa and Durham Region, having served a an member of the Durham Chiropractic Society and volunteer with several other organizations. Before entering Parliament, he co-owned and operated one of Durham Region’s leading chiropractic and wellness clinics.
Colin was elected to represent Oshawa for the first time in June 2004, having won a hard-fought battle in Canada's mos...