Newly elected Councillor serving East Kent, Ward 3 for 2014 - 2018. Married to wife Jennifer for 14 years with two sons, Joshua and Benjamin. Resides in Croton, Ontario. David entered Municipal politics to fulfill a lifelong passion for elected responsibility. His goal is to create the same passion among residents for their community and elected officials. He is eager to promote good business decisions and financial prudence.
Council Representative on the following committees
Blenheim Landfill Liaison Committee
Fire Advisory Committee
Property Standards Committee
Public Utilities Committee
Ridge House Museum Advisory Committee
Graduate of Ursuline College, "The Pines" - June 1989
King's College, University of Western Ontario - B.A. Hons. Political Science & Economics, 1994
Advanced Farm Manager Program Certificate - London, Ontario, 2014
Member, Knights of Columbus Council 8435, Ridgetown
Parishioner, St. Michael's Catholic Church, Ridgetown & St. Paul's Catholic Church, Thamesville
Ridgeview Estates Board Member, Ridgetown - 2014 to present
Board Member, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, St. Joseph's Community Representative - 2007-2009
Board Member, Student Representative, Chatham-Kent Crimestoppers - 1987-1989
Employment (Present Day)
Secretary-Treasurer, Heuvelmans Chevrolet-Buick-GMC-Cadillac, Blenheim Chevrolet-Buick-GMC & Chatham Nissan.
Small Business Owner & President, Triumph Plantations Limited (Bothwell), Safe & Sound Self Storage (Bothwell)
Accomplished in office administration and government funding initiatives that have aggressively fostered new growth and innovation in Chatham-Kent's agricultural industry.