Things I have done that have received publication
London City Council Election - Who's running in Ward 11? London Free Press
October 12 2022
Hear from the five Ward 11 candidates themselves on what really matters to them going into this election
Civic Election debates begin as Ward 11 candidates square off
September 15, 2022
Myself and two other Ward 11 candidates met for the Urban League of London Ward 11 all candidates debate. Click the button to read Megan Stacey's recap for the London Free Press
Tear down burned fast food joint, say residents and businesses
September 8 2022
My kids have been scared to look at the burned out shells that continue to dot Ward 11, and for way too long. I chatted with Bryan Bicknell of CTV London about the situation.
London dad's secret fundraiser, spurred by racist act, helps newcomer "feel at home"
June 16, 2020
During the Black Lives Matter movement of 2020, we were able to do something special for a very deserving family who experienced an act of racism locally.
Londoners mourn sudden passing of accessibility advocate Gerry LaHay
May 5, 2025
A great friend and role model died suddenly. It was nice to be able to do something to help his kids with burial expenses. The support that we received was incredible.
Library Board Member Resigns After Councillor's Comments
February 2, 2020
Fireworks occurred during City Hall budget deliberations as the library offered to withdraw a funding request for a program that could be funded elsewhere in order to reduce their budget ask. Hurtful words were exchanged and I offered my resignation to the councillor and to the library board out of principle on behalf of its members and both declined it.
"There has to be a better way" London dad says after ER nightmare
November 23, 2017
My son and I needed 20 seconds of emergency help when he was a baby. It turned into a multiple hour ordeal where he got way sicker. I spoke up.
Dads Donation Putting Defibrilators In Schools
September 26, 2017
Over one summer, I spearheaded a fundraiser to raise $53,000 to buy defibrillators for local schools in memory of Andrew Stoddardt.
Put diaper change tables in men's bathrooms
October 21, 2016
We undertook a campaign to raise awareness for the need for change tables in men's bathrooms and it garnered national attention on platforms like MacLean's, the Globe and Mail, and the National Post.
Ont. man uses Facebook group to track down hit and run driver
June 17, 2016
A fellow Dad Club London exec and I used the power of social media to catch a hit and run driver that hit his house, started a fire, and drove away.