My family and I have lived in Maple Ridge for 28 years. I have owned successful businesses here, volunteered extensively, and served as a City Councillor for 6 years.My two terms on Council have given me valuable insight into the workings of local government. Two terms serving the Union of B.C. Municipalities has given me the privilege of advocating for our municipal needs with senior government. Chairing the Finance Committee for three years I’ve applied the skills and abilities developed in running a successful business. With my proven leadership and experience, I will be a strong advocate for local business.
31 years in the security business (I currently operate ASC Security, and previously Nova Security).
10 years teaching at BCIT
Current board member Salvation Army Caring Place
Board member Ridge Meadows Association for Community Living
2 terms as a UBCM director (I was one of 22 municipal politicians elected to represent all member municipalities at the Province of BC. (I sat on Health and Community Safety, and Economic development)
Past president & current active Member Haney Rotary Club since 1990
Past director of the Canadian Alarm Association
Past member of the Maple Ridge Economic Development Advisory Commission
Member of the MR PM Chamber of Commerce since 1992
Past 2 term Councillor City of Maple Ridge