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Appointee Biographies

Police Services Board - Dryden (City of)


Garry Bates is a retired educator with extensive experience at all levels of education in Ontario including classroom teacher, principal, Superintendent of Schools and Director of Education and Chief Executive Officer plus a few years as a full-time professor at the University of Ottawa. In addition to many professional certifications, Garry holds degrees from Wilfred Laurier, Toronto and Ottawa universities. He is an active volunteer in his community serving on numerous Committees and Boards.