NAME

D.J. Clarke

TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF

I am 61 years young and very interested in becoming more involved in our community. I am a retired nurse. Married to my wife Merrilee. Also an active member of the local pipeband, and an active parishioner of St. Paul's Anglican Church. I live downtown.

WHAT CONTRIBUTIONS HAVE YOU MADE TO THE LGBTQ2S+ COMMUNITY?

I was a panelist for the Perspectives in Pride event in August 2019 and was a guest speaker at the Pride Flag Raising event at TRU to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the decriminalization of homosexuality.

WHY DO YOU WANT TO JOIN THE BOARD?

To be involved with our community, to meet people and broaden my scope of sexuality.

SKILLS/EXPERTISE

Media relations/communications

Understanding of Robert's Rules of Order

Previous experience on another Board of Directors

Demonstrated interpersonal skills

Ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people