Councillor Bob Myers

First elected to Chatham-Kent Council in 2010.Prior to that, served on the City of Chatham Council from 1982 to 1985.  Worked 31 years within the Kent County Board & Lambton Kent District School Board, a director for Ontario Public School Teachers Federation and a Provincial appointee to the Chatham Police Services Board.

Education

  • Principals’ Qualifications - UWO (1988-1989)

  • M.A. degree - University of Windsor (1985)

  • Honours B.A. Degree - University of Windsor (1982)

  • B. Ed. Degree - University of Windsor (1976)

  • B. A. Degree - University of Windsor (1975)

Community Involvement (past and current)

  • Chatham Public Library Board.

  • Chatham Police Services Board

  • Chatham-Kent Heritage

  • Chatham-Kent Public Education Student Assistance Foundation

  • Chatham-Kent Board of Health

  • Chatham-Kent Public Utilities Commission

  • Chatham Minor Hockey

  • Chatham Minor Baseball

  • Chatham Girls’ Softball

  • Kent Historical Society

  • Kent County Children’s Aid Society

  • Optimist Club of Chatham (on occasion)

Accomplishments

  • Kent County Board of Education and Lambton Kent District School Board.

    • 12 years as teacher.

    • 4 years as Vice-Principal.

    • 15 years as Principal.

  • Director of the Ontario Public School Teachers’ Federation, Kent Branch.

    • 3 years.

  • Provincial Appointee to the Chatham Police Services Board.

    • 6 years.

  • Chatham Centennial Celebrations (1995).

  • Baseball Ontario 79th Annual Convention Committee (1995).

  • Authored:  RUFUS STEPHENSON-THE WORKING MEMBER FROM KENT.