Ron has been a Maple Ridge resident since 1958. An active business professional and community supporter for many years. Maple Ridge Ford dealer for 50 years and invested in Toyota, Mazda, Nissan and Kia Dealerships. Ron also owns commercial and industrial properties in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.
A proud Chamber member since 1963 and President for the Chamber 1973-1974. Also having served on the BC Chamber of Commerce Provincial Board in many capacities as well as the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Board.
His charity focus shows as founder and active organizer of the Founders Cup Charity Classic Golf Tournament. Even more so, with 24 years of charity fundraising Ron has raised in excess of 2.8 million dollars for charities.
Ron remains a resident of Maple Ridge where he and his wife Alma, married 55 years, raised their two children Scott & Michelle, who now operate West Coast Auto Group.