Community Engagement

I have been engaged in numerous community activities over the past number of years and continue to be involved across this wonderful township.

  • Truth & Reconciliation Community Bobcaygeon (2015-present)

  • Buckhorn Trails Association (2016-present)

  • President, Buckhorn Community Centre (2013-2014)
    >HR, Comms/Advertising, IT, Rock the Locks, BFAF committees

  • Director, Buckhorn Community Centre (2011-2013)
    >HR, Comms/Advertising, IT, Rock the Locks, BFAF committees

  • Chair, Township Parks & Recreation committee (2011-2014)
    >Buckhorn beach dock repair
    >Common Signage on Township property
    >Clean up of public boat access and township park land
    >Review & input to Sandy Lake Beach development ie; accessibility,ease of access

  • Building committee member Oak Shores Community Association (2010-2013)
    > Application submissions to Ontario Trillium Foundation & arrange Opening Ceremony

  • Help with Township Christmas Hamper group ( 2012 – present )

  • Chair, Township Environmental Advisory committee (2009-2011)
    > Partner with Lakeland Alliance & Peterborough County Environment
    > Hold info sessions at local community associations & Heritage Day

  • Trustee, Township Library board (2000-2010)
    > Established public computing/internet standards in library
    > Project managed library system automation switch to Mandarin system

  • Industry Canada – CAP Broadband Internet Buckhorn (1999-2007)
    >Act as liaison for Community Access Program in library and mentor for summer students
    >Pilot WIFI & DSL services in Buckhorn at Library in collaboration with Nexicom

  • Member of Beautiful Buckhorn Task Force – Foundation

  • Member of Buck restoration fundraising committee (2012-2013)

  • Geranium maintenance around Buckhorn (2000-present)

  • Buckhorn Scout Leader ( 1993-1997 ) resulting in 3 chief scouts


I  also volunteer my time in the creation and maintenance of local associations/non-profit websites eg:

Buckhorn Community Centre
Buckhorn Fine Art Festival
Cavendish Community Centre
Kawarthas Outdoor Gallery
Lakehurst Hall Community

Oakshores Community Association
Survivors Abreast
Buckhorn Trails Association
Truth & Reconciliation Community ~ Bobcaygeon