Retired after 32 years with the Hamilton Wentworth Catholic Separate Board as teacher, department head, chairperson of pure and applied science, computer consultant and secondary school vice principal. Enjoying retirement with his wife Mariclaire and family of three married children and 8 very special grandchildren. Past Grand Knight and active member for 15 years with the Ancaster Knights of Columbus. In his tenth year of running the Ancaster Film Fest (part of the Toronto International Film Festival's Film Circuit) screening over 120 of the best international and festival films and donating proceeds of about $120 000 to various local charities and service organizations. Currently on the Board of Directors for the Hamilton Out of the Cold Program which serves hot breakfasts and hot suppers 6 days a week during the five coldest months of the year.