my background

  • Former President of Royal Oak Community Association

  • Drama Teacher at Claremont for 12 years.
  • Saanich Teacher for 18 years.
  • Producer of popular speaking series RON Talks 
  • Master's Degree in Leadership Studies (UVic)
  • Resident of Saanich for 20 years (Gordon Head, Mt. Tolmie and Royal Oak neighbourhoods)
  • Served on Saanich Arts, Environment and Healthy Saanich Advisory Committees
  • Former President BC Drama Educators
  • Former Soccer and Baseball coach
  • Grew up on Saanich Peninsula on a Dairy Farm
  • Father of four sons (yes my wife is a saint!)​
  • Queen Scout of Canada recipient
  • Graduate of Stelly's Secondary, voted Class Valedictorian
  • Former Board Member of Victoria Theatre Guild, Open Space and Island Repertory Company
  • Advocate for Weight-Loss Surgery (WLS)
  • Avid Walker and user of Saanich Parks

My Values 


  • ​Chair, Healthy Saanich Committee
  • Chair, Saanich LGBTQ Sub-Committee
  • Member, Saanich Personnel Committee
  • Chair, CRD Arts Commission
  • Chair, CRD Traffic Safety Commission
  • Member, CRD Governance Committee
  • Member, CRD Regional Parks Committee
  • Member, CRD Planning and Protective Services Committee
  • Member, CRD Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee
  • Member, CRD Board
  • Member, CRD Hospital Board
  • Past Member, Capital Regional District Housing Corporation

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  • Family comes first. 
  • Integrity matters.
  • Service above self. 
  • Honesty is a must. 
  • Enthusiasm matters. 
  • All voices must be heard. 

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