Ron has worked in the finance/tax industry for over 35 years, most recently with the BC Financial Services Authority and the Canada Revenue Agency. Ron holds an MBA in addition to various other specialized credentials and has been a part-time instructor in introductory finance at BCIT. Ron has previously served as a director in the non-profit sector and views mental health issues as being critically important. Born and raised in Vancouver, Ron enjoys a variety of outdoor activities and to travel. Ron also serves as a volunteer with a national registered charity dedicated to ageing people and ageing dogs.