Kevinis Chair of the Finance Committee on the WEV Board of Directors. His analytical, innovative, patient and practical approach has served the Board very well since 2011. Kevin relishes the challenge, welcomes the opportunities of change, and enjoys the process of generating ideas.He believes “there is always the possibility of a better way. We just have to be open-minded enough to find it”.
Kevin, CPA, C.A. has followed a career based in Finance and Accounting. He currently fills a leadership position as President and CEO at Avon Valley Floral Inc. / Royal Gardens (2012) Ltd./ Millstream Valley Gardens Inc since 2012, preceded by several other leadership roles with Avon Valley Floral Group since 1992. Operations of the former Avon Valley Floral Group were acquired by a group of managers in September 2012, for which Kevin is the lead investor. Previous to this he was Senior Manager of Doane Raymond (Grant Thornton) Chartered Accountants from 1983-1992 and Manager of their Windsor Office 1988-1992.
Kevin is a strong contributor to community life and organizations as a highly engaged volunteer. His current contributions include serving as a Director and Chair for the Community Toonie Committee for the Rotary Club of Windsor; Director and Treasurer for Falls Lake West Owners Association since 2012; Director and Treasurer for the Windsor and Area Education Fund; Church Trustee Treasurer; with other recent contributions that include serving as a member on the Petition Committee for Amalgamation 2015-2018 (Amalgamation of the municipalities of West Hants & Windsor); co-chair of the Hants Aquatic Centre Society which built the community pool; member of Finance Committee for the Community Care Society (AKA Parker Street Food Bank) 2014-2018; and a member of the Finance Committee for Capital District Health Authority from 2001 to 2011.
Kevin believes “Leave this world a better place than that which you came into”. He enjoys being a busy contributor to his community.
Kevin grew up in PEI, lived in Truro and Kentville and moved to Windsor in 1988.He currently resides in Falmouth with wife Cathy and son Ben.