Volunteer & Civic Service

We all know the impact that dedicated volunteers can make. I am and have been personally involved as a community volunteer in a large number of social service, environmental, business, and community organizations, including Crossroads Hospice, Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation, Operation Red Nose, Share Society, Suburban Rush, and many more. I was also honored to chair the Port Moody Terry Fox Run for 5 years.

Council Committees and Task Forces

As a member of City Council, and Mayor, I have served a number of roles in the City and region, including:

  • Chair, Port Moody Police Board, Emergency Measures Planning and Policy Committee,  Sustainability Audit Committee, Mountain Bike Task Force, Transportation Committee, Finance Committee, Land Use Committee, Environmental Protection Committee,  LRT Task Force.
  • Director, Metro Vancouver (GVRD) Board:
    • Chair – Housing Committee
    • Committee Member – Mayors, Finance and Intergov, Procurement and Performance, Port Cities, Utilities,  Electoral Area A, Regional Planning, Regional Transportation, Solid Waste, Homelessness task force, Housing Affordability Working Group
    • Representative – Municipal Finance Authority
  • Director, TransLink Mayors’ Council on Regional Transportation
  • Representative for Independent Police Boards, E-Comm

Civic Involvement

I’ve also been a proud member of many sports, social, and service clubs throughout the years.

  • City Committee’s – pre Council
    • Burrard Thermal Liaison Committee
    • Major Capital Finance Task Force
  • Port Moody Rotary
    • Ribfest Sponsorship Chair
  • Old Mill Boathouse Fundraising committee
  • Old Mill Boathouse Society Board
  • Rocky Point Sailing Association
  • Port Moody Canoe and Kayak Club
  • Moody Centre Business Association
  • Moody Centre Community Association
  • Port Moody Heritage Society
  • Ioco Lawn Bowling Club