- English born, DP (‘Delayed Pioneer’) in 1971; Canadian Citizen 1976.
- Lives in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
- Retired Geographer and Community Planner.
- Retired Civil Servant – Provincial and Municipal; Glasgow, Scotland and northern and western Canadian jurisdictions.
- Former: Toastmaster, Board Development Program Instructor, sea kayaker, sailor, very amateur skier.
- President of Fair Vote Calgary – a Chapter of Fair Vote Canada