Cathy’s Community Service

Guelph City Council, 2014 -2018

  • Public Services Committee – Chair
  • Downtown Guelph Business Association
  • DestinationNext – Tourism Strategy for Guelph – Steering Committee
  • Town and Gown Committee
  • University of Guelph Homecoming Working Group
  • Association of Municipalities of Ontario

Guelph Wellington Women’s Campaign School – Raising Women’s Voices

  • Workshop Leader

City of Guelph, Committee of Adjustment

  • Committee Member

John Howard Society of Waterloo-Wellington

  • Volunteer Mediator for cases referred from the Courts
  • Extra Judicial Sanctions Committee Member, Youth Justice Program

Community Justice Initiatives

  • Volunteer Mediator
  • Mediation Training Coach
  • Mediation Guelph Wellington Advisory Committee

Guelph Community Health Centre

  • Board Member

Guelph Youth Music Centre

  • Board Member

Friends of the Guelph Public Library

  • Annual volunteer for the Giant Book Sale

Guelph City Council, 1994-2007

  • Planning, Works and Environment Committee, Chair
  • Finance and Administration Committee
  • Civic Administration Centre/ POA Courthouse Development Committee, Chair
  • Guelph Non Profit Housing
  • Heritage Guelph
  • Loretto Convent Task Force

Guelph and Wellington Family and Children’s Services

  • Board Member
  • President- 2000-2002

Shelldale Community Centres (currently Kindle Communities)

  • Founding Board Member
  • Chair, 2000-2006

Wellington Core Advisory Committee for Making Services Work for People

  • Provincial Appointee

Suzuki String School of Guelph

  • Board Member-Treasurer

Guelph Planning Advisory Committee

  • City Council appointed community members to this committee to review land use planning applications, hold public meetings, consider the issues and make recommendations to City Council

Old University Neighbourhood Association

  • Treasurer

2007 Women of Distinction Award for Public Service