I grew up in Port Credit Lorne Park area where I attended Port Credit and then Lorne Park Secondary School. I attended the University of Western Ontario where I received an Honors B.A. degree in Physical Education. Attended Ontario College of Education and taught high school with the Etobicoke School Board in Toronto.
I left teaching and attended Osgoode Hall Law School where I graduated with an LLB degree. I articled and worked for Pallett & Pallett in Mississauga for 2 years prior to taking over the law practice of Warren Durham in Oakville.
My practice includes Real Estate, Small Business Law, Corporate Law, Commercial and Residential Leases, Wills and Estates.
I have been a resident of Oakville since 1971 with my wife, Sandra. We have 4 adult children and 7 grandchildren. I am very involved with the community through my work with the Oakville Trafalgar Rotary Club, Trustee of my Church and the Oakville Sports Hall of Fame. I am a Past President of the Halton County Law Association and a Rotary Paul Harris Award recipient. I am a hockey coach and past director with Oakville Minor Hockey, Past Secretary of the Oakville Blades Junior Hockey Club and am a member of the Oakville Golf Club. I am a lifetime fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Blue Jays.