Now in my 32nd year in the business, work is more enjoyable than ever. Helping people get what they want and being well paid to do it.
Its a great gig!


Licensed Real Estate Broker in the Province of Ontario.

2017 Recipient of the Sutton Group National Award of Excellence

2010 Residential Wood Design Award – Ontario Wood Council’s 10th anniversary award for residential buildings.

#1 Buyer’s Agent in WO1 for 2004 (based on dollar volume & units sold on the Toronto Real Estate Board).

In 2003 accepted as an EXPERT WITNESS on the valuation of residential property in the Roncesvalles Village by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

Sutton Group PLATINUM AWARD WINNER since 1998.

#1 Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) LISTING AGENT IN THE RONCESVALLES VILLAGE since 1998 (based on number of MLS listings taken and total dollar volume sold).


1978 – 1983 Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute, OSSGHD
1983 – 1987 University of Toronto, B.A. Honour’s Degree in Political Science, Minor in Physics
1987 Ontario Real Estate Association Introduction to Real Estate, Phases I, II, III
1988 – 1989 Ontario Real Estate Association Real Property Law, Principles of Appraisal, Mortgage Financing, Property Management, Real Estate Office Management, Professional Real Estate Brokerage
1999 >> Continuing education – a variety of real estate topics designed to staying current and up to date with real estate law, trends and practices


Home improvements – I have gutted and completely renovated three homes, done minor renovations on three others and along the way done a fair bit of restoration work.

Photography – I quite enjoy taking pictures. It is hard to beat the feeling you get when a beautiful shot comes into focus.

Reading – These days, non-fiction, quite often current affairs (leaning to the left).

Camping/Cottaging – Winter, summer, fall, hiking about, sitting around the fire, eating like a king. That’s the life !


1981 – 1987 Self-employed summer job, house painting and home renovations, Owen Sound & Toronto
1987 – 1989 Sales Representative, Cholkan Corporation, Toronto
1990 – 1993 Broker / Manager, Future 1 Real Estate Inc., Toronto
1993 – 1994 Associate Broker / Assistant Manager, Future 1 Real Estate Inc., Toronto
Jan 1995 – Aug 1995 Associate Broker, First District Realty / Better Homes & Gardens (Rosedale Realty), Toronto
Aug 1995 >> Broker, sutton group – associates brokerage inc. brokerage, Toronto


1987 – 2005  Regular blood donor and platelet donor
1991 >> Meals On Wheels weekly delivery volunteer (Swansea)
1994 >> Publisher Roncesvalles Village Real Estate Report and Community Bulletin Board
1995 – 2001  Board Member for New Experiences for Latin American
Refugee Woman (NEW)
1995 >> Member and supporter of the RMRA (Roncesvalles Macdonell Resident’s Association)
1996 >> Sponsor of Chander’s Thunder – two children’s sports teams in Sorauren Park summer league
1999 >> Intermittent supporter of Fern Ave. Public School fun fair
2003 >> Intermittent supporter of Parkdale C.I. music program
2005 >> Intermittent supporter of Parkdale Project Read
2006 >> Founding board member of the Wabash Building Society now the Friends of Sorauren Park, champion of the Sorauren Park Town Square with over $20,000.00 donated towards it construction.  SORAUREN PARK TOWN SQUARE AT RISK, Ongoing supporter of Sorauren Park
2007 >>  Host of the Sorauren Park Pumpkin Sale (100% of proceeds donated to the Friends of Sorauren Park with over $31,000.00 raised so far)
2009-2010 >> Financier of the Fuzzy Boundaries Project (naming project for what ended up reclaiming the name “the Junction Triangle”)
2010 – 2011  Sole Sponsor of Fuller Parkette Film Festival
Fall 2010 – Spring 2015  Director of George Hull Centre for Children and Families (mental heath agency)
Fall 2010 >> Supporter of the George Hull Centre for Children and Families (mental heath agency)
2010 >> Member and financier of the Junction Triangle Rail Committee
2012 >> Supporter of the Howard Park Fall Fete
2012 >> Supporter of Ernestine’s Woman’s Shelter
2013 >> Director and supporter of West Neighbourhood House, formerly St. Christopher’s House
2014 >> Supporter PARC  Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre
2017 >> Supporter Junction Triangle Youth Orchestra
2017 >> Supporter Sorauren Park Hosers – natural ice rink crew in Sorauren Park
Nov/Dec 2018>> Emergency funder of Sorauren Park Farmers’ Market (paid rent on Sorauren Park Fieldhouse for Nov/Dec 2018 so market could continue in operation


1987 >> Member of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA), Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB)
1992 By-Laws Committee member, TREB
1995 Rules & Regulations Sub-Committee Chairman, MLS Committee member, TREB
1996 Standard Forms Committee member, TREB

“There is no such thing as a small real estate deal, each one involves significant life decisions. Whether it happens quickly or over an extended period of time, working with a real estate practitioner who never loses sight of -it’s about you, is of paramount importance.

Let me help…”