Position at MEQ: Regional Manager
Grew up in: Sudbury, Ontario
Education: Bachelor of Arts – University of Michigan
Causes I support: Right to Play, Canadian Cancer Society
Favourite food: Tacos, Gazpacho, things with olive oil & basil
Hobbies: Skiing, reading, exploring
Like to read: A little bit of everything. I usually have a non-fiction & fiction book on the go
Dogs/Cats? – Dogs! (But only small ones in a Mainstreet apartment)
Favourite 3 movies – Braveheart, Inception, Gattaca
Favourite 5 places to travel – Barcelona, Paris, Montreal, Ann Arbor, New York
Top 5 places on my bucket list – Switzerland, Columbia, Philippines, Japan, Moscow
Favourite TV Shows: Archer, How I Met Your Mother, Suits, Game of Thrones
Tidbits about me: I used to have a Reebok endorsement contract and ran track for a living
Star wars or Star Trek? Definitely Star Wars
Theater or a movie? Movie
Hike or bike? Hike
Travel by plane, train or automobile? Plane! I used to spend about 6 months of the year with one suitcase and a carry on, travelling from place to place racing. The airport still feels like a weird sort of home.
Go climbing or zip lining? Climbing
Camp in an RV or stay in a tent? Tent
If you could do anything you wanted right now, what would it be? Relaxing, après ski, in a cottage up in the mountains
Would you rather vacation in Hawaii or Alaska and why? Alaksa. The Ididarod just started
What kitchen appliance do you use every day? Stove with my iron skillet
What’s the most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten? A pig’s eyeball at Au Pied de Cochon in Montreal
Are you related or distantly related to anyone famous? None that I’m aware of or are yet!
Does your family have a ‘motto’ spoken or unspoken? Blame it on Mom
If you could be a mythical animal, which one would it be? Falkor, the flying dog from The Neverending Story
Do you play a musical instrument, if so which one(s)? I do not though I tried to teach myself to play the piano after university
Can you change a tire? I can and have had to more than once after exploits such as fording a river with my Honda Civic to get to a trailhead.
Have you ever cut your own hair? From time to time. I’m never sure how the back of my head turns out.
Mainstreet Equity Corp. is a publicly traded (TSX: MEQ) residential real estate company in Canada. Mainstreet currently owns and operates properties in Surrey, BC; New Westminster, BC; Abbotsford, BC; Calgary, AB; Cochrane, AB; Lethbridge, AB; Edmonton, AB; Fort Saskatchewan, AB; and Saskatoon, SK.
Mainstreet provides affordable, renovated apartment suites to Canadians, and is committed to creating real value without diluting shareholder interests.