Amrit Mangat represents the riding of Mississauga-Brampton South and was first elected to the Ontario legislature in 2007. Mangat has served as Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Consumer Services, the Minister of Transportation, the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, and the Minister Responsible for Seniors.
Prior to immigrating to Canada, Mangat worked as a teacher. In addition to teaching, she managed several small businesses and worked as a senior administrator in a law firm.
Mangat has volunteered for various organizations, including the Rotary Club and the India Rainbow Community Services of Peel. She holds a BA, MA (Economics), B.Ed., M.Ed. and is a member in good standing of the Ontario College of Teachers.
Mangat lives in Peel Region with her husband, Dr. J. S. Mangat, a prominent lawyer.