Meet Matt

Matt Muirhead, 40, is a parent, an educator, and a community leader.

He holds degrees in Philosophy from York University and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Ottawa

President, Kanata Lakes Community Association

Past president of the Briarbrook-Morgan's Grant Community Association

High school teacher of civics, drama, and world religions with the Ottawa Catholic School Board for the past 14 years

Founding co-chair of the Kanata North Council of Community Associations

Founding organizer of two Kanata North Multicultural Festivals

Awarded a Civic Appreciation Certificate for his multicultural community-building and his successful fight against graffiti in Morgan's Grant and Briarbrook

Awarded the "Mayor's Agent of Change Medallion" by former mayor Larry O'Brien for outstanding community leadership

Nominated for the 2013 Kanata North Adult Citizen of the Year

Community Rep. on Parent Council of St. Gabriel school in Kanata Lakes