Bob is a life-long resident of Oshawa who served over 30 years with the Durham Regional Police, retiring as a Superintendent. Bob remained passionate about serving his community and was elected as a Regional and City Councillor in 2010 and re-elected in 2014.
Bob also served in the Canadian Army, Regular and Reserve, for over 37 years, holding many senior command and staff positions. He retired as a Colonel. In 2016, he was appointed Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of Oshawa’s own Ontario Regiment by the Minister of National Defence.