About Allan Thompson


Mayor Allan Thompson brings a unique brand of passion to municipal leadership and a strong commitment to citizen engagement, collaboration and service delivery innovation. His vision is a connected, sustainable and inclusive community where we are all #CaledonProud.

He was first elected to public office in 2003 as a Caledon area Councillor and then elected as a Regional Councillor in 2006. On December 2, 2014 he was sworn in as the seventh Mayor of the Town of Caledon and is currently serving his second term.

Mayor Thompson is the Regional representative on the Board of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) and is the Interim Chair of the Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA), advocating for and providing leadership to, 444 municipalities across Ontario.

Mayor Thompson is a lifelong resident of Caledon, a proud husband, father and multi-generational farmer.


Committee Involvement Town of Caledon

  • Audit Committee
  • Caledon Heritage Foundation Board of Directors
  • Caledon Council Community Golf Tournament
  • Economic Development Committee
  • Grant Review Committee
  • Volunteer Recognition Selection
  • Greater Toronto Area Agricultural Committee
  • Rural Ontario Municipal Association – Interim Chair

Committee Involvement Region of Peel

  • Audit and Risk Committee
  • Government Relations Committee Chair
  • Greater Toronto Area Agricultural Action Committee, Vice Chair
  • Greenlands Securement Subcommittee
  • Inter-Municipal Planning Subcommittee
  • Peel Agricultural Advisory Working Group
  • Waste Management Subcommittee
  • Goods Movement Task Force, Vice Chair
  • Poverty Action Group
  • Growth Management Committee
  • Greater Toronto Airport Liason Committee
  • Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Alliance

Past Community Involvement

  • Caledon Council Community Golf Tournament Committee
  • Director, Peel Soil and Crop
  • Etobicoke-Mimico Watersheds Coalition
  • Sunday School Teacher at Union Presbyterian Church
  • Various committees within the congregation of Union Presbyterian Church
  • Past President, Peel Federation of Agriculture
  • Past President, Peel Soil and Crop Improvement Association
  • Past President, Halton-Peel Holstein Club
  • Past Chairman of the Halton-Peel Hay West Committee
  • 2001 Region of Peel Farm Family of the Year
  • 1991 Regional Nominee for the Ontario Outstanding Young Farmer program


Address: 6311 Old Church Road | Caledon, ON L7C 1J6
Phone: 905.584.2272 ext. 5130  |  Fax: 905.584.4325
email: allan.thompson@caledon.ca