|Preceded by Gar Knutson|
Political party Conservative
Succeeded by Karen Vecchio
Name Joe Preston
|Preceded by Gary Goodyear|
Spouse Geri Preston
Succeeded by Larry Bagnell
Residence St. Thomas, Canada
|Minister Peter Van Loan
Peter Van Loan|
Born June 14, 1955 (age 60) Chatham, Ontario (1955-06-14)
Role Member of the Canadian House of Commons
Office Member of the Canadian House of Commons since 2004
Party Conservative Party of Canada
Books Response to the Chief Electoral Officer's Recommendations for Legislative Reforms Following the 40th General Election: Report of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs
Mp irene mathyssen schools mp joe preston on supporting canadians
Joseph "Joe" Preston (born June 14, 1955 in Chatham, Ontario) is a Canadian politician and was the Conservative Member of Parliament representing Elgin—Middlesex—London riding from 2004 to 2015.
He defeated Liberal incumbent Gar Knutson in the 2004 federal election. He was re-elected in the 2006, 2008 and 2011 federal elections. He did not re-offer in 2015 and retired from parliament.
Prior to being an MP, he was an entrepreneur in St. Thomas, Ontario and was active in local politics.