"I suppose I represent the senior’s of the town. I grew up on farm near Orangeville, Upon high school graduation I studied Radiology in Toronto. After Graduation I did not want to stay in Toronto and was fortunate to get a job in Listowel. I was married to Shirley & have 7 grandchildren. Shirley taught at both Eastdale & Central schools. I have been a member of town council for 34 years, 2 terms Mayor of Listowel & 2 terms Mayor of North Perth, member & chair of many boards in around Listowel, warden Perth County 3 time. I enjoy my time at our cottage"