Raised in the Wallaceburg area Carmen has been activelyCouncillor Carmen McGregor involved within her community for many years. Her career path and community involvement has given her a diverse understanding of the needs within Wallaceburg and the communities of Chatham-Kent.  She is married to Tom, they have four wonderful children and five grandchildren.  Carmen's priorities are to attract new sustainable business while supporting current existing business, increase youth retention strategies and to work for healthy, active aging friendly communities.


Council representative on the following committees

  • Chatham-Kent Board of Health

  • Fire Advisory Committee

  • Property Standards Committee

  • Strategic Priority Advisory Committee

  • Closed Session Chair

Career Experience

  • Office Manager, J. Thomas McGregor, Barrister & Solicitor

  • Canadian Owner, International Freight Brokerage Training Company

  • ISO Consultant & Operations Management / Transportation Industry

  • Owner/Operator of a local restaurant

  • Wallaceburg Hydro Electric System

  • Graduate St. Clair College - Human Resource Management

Community Experience

  • Trustee of the Lambton-Kent District School Board 2003 - 2014, Chair for 3 years and Vice Chair for 2

  • Director and Regional Vice President, Ontario Public School Board Association

  • Director of the Wallaceburg and District Chamber of Commerce, current Past President

  • Co-Founder and member of the local Sydenham Toastmasters Club

  • Past Director of Chatham-Kent Women's Centre

  • Chair Person Wallaceburg's United Way Chatham-Kent Campaign, 1999, 2009 & 2013

  • Past Director and Volunteer / Sydenham Community Curling Club

  • School Council Chair during my children's elementary years

  • Contributes to many community fund raising campaigns and local initiatives