First elected to Dresden Council in 1976, a former mayor of Dresden and has been serving the communities of Chatham-Kent for 27+ years.


  • 21 years on Dresden Town Council.

  • 8 years - Mayor of Dresden.

  • 4 years as Dresden’s representative on County Council.

  • 4 years as Chairperson on Chatham-Kent Planning Advisory Committee.

  • 8 years on the Dresden Police Services Board.

  • Retired from Heuvelmans Chevrolet Oldsmobile Cadillac Ltd.

Community Involvement

  • Member of the Chatham-Kent Public Utilities Commission.

  • 5th year on St. Clair Conservation Authority.

  • Attends Trinity Christian Centre Free Methodist Church.


  • Member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 113.

  • Co-Chair of Legion Poppy Committee.

  • Past President of the Dresden Kinsmen Club.