About John


John has proudly lived in Cobourg for 34 years with his wife Donna, raising their three kids, along with their dogs and cat. Retired after 33 years as a School Administrator and Teacher, John has dedicated his time to helping promote the town he calls home.

Dedicated to the Community

John has been an active member of the following:


  • Parks/Recreation Advisory Committee: 6 years
  • Parking Committee: 4 years
  • Member and Chair of the Cobourg Police Services: 5 years
  • Co-Chair of Cobourg’s 175th Anniversary Celebrations
  • Member of the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board Accommodation Review Committee
  • Member of Northumberland County’s Official Plan Steering Committee
  • Physician Recruitment Committee: 4 years
  • Downtown Business Improvement Area Board: 4 years
  • Economic Development: 4 years
  • Cobourg Town Council – Planning and Development and Heritage: 4 years
  • Cobourg Town Council – Deputy Mayor: 4 years

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