David became involved with the Central West Region of the Canadian Cancer Society in the summer of 2002, where he went on to serve as Regional President from 2004 to 2006. He has been on the Ontario Division Board since 2004 and served as the Ontario Division representative to the National Board of Directors from 2008 to 2011. He also served on the National Governance Committee in 2008 and 2009. David joined the Board of Directors of Cancer Care Ontario in April 2011.
Over the past 25 years, David has served in executive and ownership roles in manufacturing for North American and global construction markets.
David enjoys cycling, pursuing his interests as a field naturalist and spending time with his amazing grandchildren.
I’m extremely grateful to the Canadian Cancer Society for funding my research with an Innovation Grant.
What’s the lifetime risk of getting cancer?
The latest Canadian Cancer Statistics report shows about half of Canadians are expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime.