District 9 - Jim Neill
District 9: Williamsville
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Jim Neill is now serving in his fifth term on council (1991-1997 and 2010-2014). He is a recently retired public educator, having taught for 30 years. He was an active member of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF), serving as OSSTF Vice-President in Branch 26, Upper Canada Board. He also served on the Provincial OSSTF Political Action Committee and the Provincial OSSTF Human Rights Committee. He is a former executive member of the Kingston District Labour Council.
He holds a B.A. from McMaster University and a B.Ed. and M.Ed. from Queen's University.
Neill has a particular interest in affordable housing, the environment, and the arts. He was a long-time member of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library Board, having served as past chair. He also formerly served on the provincial Southern Ontario Library Service, including as chair.
He is a proud and active member of the KFL&A Public Health Board.