∑ Owner of Atlantic Blue Recycling, a private business started in 1994 that provides a consumer curbside and corporate pick-up service of recyclable material
∑ Has been a board member with St. Johnís Harbour ACAP, and a member of the fundraising committee for the Protected Areas Association
∑ Currently a member of the Community Mediation Association and sits on the Waste Diversion Committee of the Newfoundland Environmental Industries Association
∑ Has extensive experience as an advocate for groups
∑ The parent of three young adults, two currently enrolled in postsecondary education and one graduating from high school this month.