Don Bryant received his BA('73) and LLB ('76) from the University of Western Ontario and since being called to the Bar in 1978, has spent his 31-year career serving London and its business community.
has long been committed to the City both in his
personal and professional life.
As a corporate commercial lawyer, and a partner with the firm of McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP, Don is a member of the Chamber board and has played an active role on numerous committees and task forces of the Chamber and effective July 1st of this year assumed the title of President of the Board.
In addition, he has supported other local community organizations and is past president of both Family Service Thames Valley and the Chelsea Green Home Society.
He is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association and the Middlesex Law Association.
Don is an accomplished woodworker and although he admits to possessing enough skill to construct a piano, his playing abilities remain to be seen (or heard!).
In addition to spending time in his
also enjoys playing golf and is a wine appreciation enthusiast.
is married to wife Cheri and together they have three children Amy, Heidi, and Erin
spoke with the Voice of Business to talk about his
up-coming term as the Chamber's
Board leader, what some of his
personal goals are and how he
plans to engage the membership and the community.
, many members and even those on your own Board will be asking in the days ahead, "What kind of president will he