Past President
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Don MacLeod is the doyen of MROO, having been the Zone 3 Director and President from 1986 until 2011. During his 25 year tenure, he was instrumental in the development of the Health and Dental Insurance Program, the Home and Auto Insurance Program, the growth of membership, the annual zone meetings, and the retiree response to the OMERS “contribution holiday” in 1998.

In his employment career, Don was a senior construction project inspector and a senior building inspector with the City of Hamilton. For many years, he was President of the CUPE local in Hamilton, a member of the CUPE Ontario Division Executive Board, and chair of the CUPE pension committee. Together with William Harford, he has presented dozens of pension information seminars to CUPE members.

Don and his wife Audrey live in Hamilton, where they have been involved in a variety of church and charitable activities, such as the Wesley Drop-in Centre and an inner-city food bank.