Current positions held on Huntsville Town Council:
- Chair of Economic Development Committee
- Chair of Property Standards Committee
- Chair of Committee of Adjustment
- Vice Chair of Planning Committee
- Council rep. on the BIA board
- Member of Heritage Committee
- Alternate member of District of Muskoka Council
Happily married to my wife Tracey for the past 28 years. She works as the Administrative Assistant at the Dorset Health Hub.
We have two awesome boys.
is working hard on his PHD in Astrophysics at Queens University.
has earned a BA in History and a BA in Philosophy with Distinction from Nipissing University. He was Captain of the varsity running team and he is currently attending teachers College.
I have created, owned and operated three businesses… so far:
Stained glass Lamp and window design and creation. I closed this business after creating 30 Lamps and 4 windows for my next business.
Amigo’s Mexican Eatery Inc.
I was Co-Owner and General Manager of this 114 seat Mexican restaurant in St.Catharines. “It was the best of times and the worst of times and I consider it to be my best education in business.”
Christmas Tyme Inc.
Created, Owned and Operated our 2500 square foot store in Downtown Huntsville from 1995 to 2015. We moved our new family to Huntsville in 1994 to raise our boys in this amazing small Town and open our dream business.
Things I’ve learned as an entrepreneur:
There is no substitute for hard work
Evolve or fail
Know your customer
Organization is key to success
Community Involvement & Interests
I sit on the board of directors of the which I have for the past eight years.
Past Master of Unity Masonic Lodge #376.
“How often do we get to dress up and pretend to be someone else”. I’ve played some very fun roles in recent Algonquin Theatre productions:
Rooster – Annie
Scarecrow – Wizard of Oz
Captain Hook – Peter Pan
Nathan Detroit – Guys and Dolls