What I can contribute
as your Ward 7 representative:
Over 20 years of experience in
corporate governance, advocacy and decision-making.
Mediation skills and a commitment
to building relationships.
Multiple perspectives; community volunteer, parent,
advocate of the elderly, public transit commuter,
arts supporter and user of recreational facilities.
Dedication to fairness.
A keen ear to listen to the point of view of others.
Chair of Appeals Tribunal, City of Waterloo (Current)
Board Director, Carizon Family and Community Services (Current)
Board Director, Centre In The Square (Current)
Member & Board Director, Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo (Current)
Board Director, Child Witness Centre
Board Director Chair, Community Justice Initiatives (CJI)
Steering Committee Member, Waterloo Region
Assembly of Public School Councils
Community Member: Expenditure, Transportation, Balanced School
Day Review committees, Waterloo Region District School Board
Chair, Westvale Public School Council
Chair, Centennial Elementary Public School Council
Honours and Awards
Volunteer of the Year Award,
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
Waterloo, ON - 2006
Past Work Experience
Lawyer, McCormick, Haney, Brimblecombe & Code LLP
(June 2013 – July 2018).
Adjudicator License Appeal tribunal (LAT),
(The LAT hears appeals arising under 23 Provincial Statutes
dealing with industry regulation and consumer protection.)
Instructor of business law,
School of Business, Wilfrid Laurier University
Additional Education & Training
Queen's University Executive Governance Program.
Stitt Feld Handy Group, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
and Advanced ADR Programs.