Nomination Date: 09/10/2018
Alan’s desire to serve our country continues from his service in the Canadian Armed Forces infantry reserves. He holds two master’s degrees (biodiversity and business) from the University of Oxford. At Oxford, he contributed to a long Canadian legacy, playing for the university’s historic ice hockey team. Prior, Alan goaltended at the NCAA level in Boston.
In his career, Alan is a trusted strategy and operations advisor to Canadian small businesses, leading performance improvement initiatives. The values of community, economy, and sustainability were instilled in him from a young age working at the 5th generation, family-owned Keeso Sawmill in Listowel. He has an inherent understanding of small businesses and job creators in Southwestern Ontario that will serve our riding of Kitchener South—Hespeler well.
Alan and his wife Jacqueline live in the Doon area of Kitchener.