· Writer and marketing consultant
· Earned Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from York University and a Master of Journalism degree from Carleton University
· Taught political science and media at Algoma University in Sault Ste. Marie
· 10 years of municipal council experience in two Ontario municipalities
· 18 years experience as a Director of two Ontario Conservation Authorities
· Owner of Roth Marketing and Public Relations in Stratford
· 55 years old
· Born and raised in Stratford.