Nomination Date: 27/04/2018
Tim Durkin has called the Bay of Quinte region home most of his life. Through his time in the Quinte region, since 17, he has worked in broadcasting, spending time as a journalist and news anchor in Belleville, Kingston, and Yellowknife. It has included radio and television broadcasting, covering hockey for the Belleville Senators (AHL), Belleville Bulls (OHL), the Wellington Dukes and Trenton Golden Hawks.
Tim has worked closely with the Trenton Memorial and Belleville General Hospital Foundations, Volunteer and Information Quinte, the Parkinsons Superwalk, the Military Family Resource Centre, St Michael’s Youth Group, and the Gleaners Food Bank, among others.
Tim’s family instilled hard work, faith, kindness, and giving, as the foundation of a good life. In 2014, he married the love of his life Jennifer, and now have their first child, daughter Elizabeth.