Tajinder Grewal is the New Democrat candidate for Saskatoon Willowgrove.
Tajinder has a Ph. D. in plant sciences with specialization in pathology, genomics and plant breeding. He works a Research Officer at the University of Saskatchewan and is a Professional Agrologist with Saskatchewan Institute of Agrologists. He is a member of the GMO Committee and International Seed Testing Association.
Tajinder is a strong community leader, he played a significant role in the establishment of Punjabi Cultural Association of Saskatchewan in 2004, and served as President from 2010-2012. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Saskatchewan Intercultural Association, Immigrant Access Fund of Saskatchewan and Saskatoon Senior Support Services. And he is a founding member of ‘Saskatoon Field Hockey Club’ serving as its Treasurer since 2003.
He has extensive volunteer experience having volunteered for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Children's Hospital Foundation, Pharmacy and Nutrition SpeechCraft program and as an assistant coach for his son’s soccer team. Tajinder is a charter member of the Campus Howlers Toastmasters Club at the University of Saskatchewan and has been a member of Toastmasters International for seven years.
Tajinder and his wife, Ravinder, live in the Willowgrove constituency with their son, Ravtej.