Meet Dave Smith

Dave And Lor      FAMILY

Dave moved to Peterborough in 1989 to attend Trent University, fell in love with the community and decided to make it his home.  He and Lorien were married in the most Peterborough way possible, stating their vows while ascending the historic Lock 21 aboard the Island Princess.  Dave's children attend his alma mater Trent University, and the University of Guelph.

education.jpg     EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Computing Systems from Trent University

  • Master of Business Administration from University of Fredericton 

Career      CAREER

  • 2018-now MPP for Peterborough-Kawartha

  • Manager of Product Development for Cardinal Software and principal developer on three of the companies software packages currently being used by 82% of the school boards in Ontario.

  • Project Manager for the development of KPRDSB's Individual Education Plan tool and developed a software tool for the Cooperative Education departments of Kawartha Pine Ridge and Peterborough Victoria Northumberland Clarington Catholic district school boards.

  • Computer Consultant

  • Entrepreneur 





  • Member of the Kinsmen Club of Peterborough

  • Served on the City of Peterborough's Community Investment and Grants advisory committee

  • Served on the City of Peterborough's Museum and Archives advisory committee.

  • Chairperson of the Special Hockey International Hockey Tournament

  • Founder and Chairperson of the Under the Lock Hockey Tournament

  • Local Organizer of the Scotiabank CBC Hockey Day in Canada

  • Past President of the Peterborough Community Church Hockey League,

  • Past Vice President of Operations for the Peterborough Hockey Association

  • Past Chair of Player Development.


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