Dr. Brent Wood is the Green Party of Canada candidate for Peterborough.
Brent ran for Municipal Council last fall on a platform of community-level sustainable development and received a great deal of public support.
Brent holds a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto as well as an M.A. from Trent University, and is presently a Faculty Member in the English Department at Trent University.
Brent is an Executive Member of the Canadian Union of Public Employees local 3908, representing contract Faculty at Trent University. Additionally, Brent sits on the City Parks and Recreation Board, and is an editorial member of www.peterboroughcollective.org, the local online public affairs journal.
Brent was born and raised in Burlington, Ontario and has been a resident of Peterborough for 12 years.