2023 recipient of a City of Greater Sudbury Civic Award for Volunteerism. Nominated by Rainbow Routes for his contributions to its Explore Sudbury and Hike Club programs
As the “Local History Explorer”, has led more than 100 historical walks throughout Greater Sudbury
He is an executive member of the Kingsmount-Bell Park Community Action Network
He is a regular presenter to the Sudbury District Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society
He is a transcriber for the City of Greater Sudbury Archives
He was an appointee to the former Greater Sudbury Heritage Advisory Panel
As a board member, he has contributed to Meals on Wheels, Sudbury; and the Downtown Village Development Corporation.
As an announcer, writer and creative director in Sudbury, he has been employed with CKSO TV/Radio, Mid-Canada Television, 50 Carleton & Associates, and Haynes Marketing Communications and Design.